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openSUSE-SU-2016:0305-1: Security update for privoxy
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for privoxy
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2016:0305-1
Rating: low
References: #963151 #963152
Cross-References: CVE-2016-1982 CVE-2016-1983
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.1
openSUSE 13.2
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An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:


This update to Privoxy 3.0.24 fixes two minor security issues.

The vulnerabilities should not be exploitable in the binary as compiled in
openSUSE.

* CVE-2016-1982: Corrupt chunk-encoded content could cause an invalid read
(boo#963151)
* CVE-2016-1983: Empty Host headers in client requests could result in
invalid reads (boo#963152)

This update also contains general bug fixes and improvements as well as
white and blacklist updates.


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE Leap 42.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2016-130=1

- openSUSE 13.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2016-130=1

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


Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (i586 x86_64):

privoxy-3.0.24-6.1
privoxy-debuginfo-3.0.24-6.1
privoxy-debugsource-3.0.24-6.1
privoxy-doc-3.0.24-6.1

- openSUSE 13.2 (i586 x86_64):

privoxy-3.0.24-8.11.1
privoxy-debuginfo-3.0.24-8.11.1
privoxy-debugsource-3.0.24-8.11.1
privoxy-doc-3.0.24-8.11.1


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1982.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1983.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/963151
https://bugzilla.suse.com/963152


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