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openSUSE-SU-2015:1271-1: moderate: Security update for libcryptopp
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for libcryptopp
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2015:1271-1
Rating: moderate
References: #936435
Cross-References: CVE-2015-2141
Affected Products:
openSUSE 13.2
openSUSE 13.1
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An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

libcryptopp was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed:
- CVE-2015-2141: The InvertibleRWFunction::CalculateInverse function in
rw.cpp in libcrypt++ 5.6.2 did not properly blind private key operations
for the Rabin-Williams digital signature algorithm, which allowed remote
attackers to obtain private keys via a timing attack (bsc#936435).


Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 13.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2015-504=1

- openSUSE 13.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2015-504=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- openSUSE 13.2 (i586 x86_64):

libcryptopp-5_6_2-0-5.6.2-7.4.1
libcryptopp-5_6_2-0-debuginfo-5.6.2-7.4.1
libcryptopp-debugsource-5.6.2-7.4.1
libcryptopp-devel-5.6.2-7.4.1
libcryptopp-devel-static-5.6.2-7.4.1

- openSUSE 13.2 (x86_64):

libcryptopp-5_6_2-0-32bit-5.6.2-7.4.1
libcryptopp-5_6_2-0-debuginfo-32bit-5.6.2-7.4.1

- openSUSE 13.1 (i586 x86_64):

libcryptopp-5_6_2-0-5.6.2-2.4.2
libcryptopp-5_6_2-0-debuginfo-5.6.2-2.4.2
libcryptopp-debugsource-5.6.2-2.4.2
libcryptopp-devel-5.6.2-2.4.2
libcryptopp-devel-static-5.6.2-2.4.2

- openSUSE 13.1 (x86_64):

libcryptopp-5_6_2-0-32bit-5.6.2-2.4.2
libcryptopp-5_6_2-0-debuginfo-32bit-5.6.2-2.4.2


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2141.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/936435


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