Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-updates (170 mails)

< Previous Next >
openSUSE-SU-2016:0371-1: moderate: Security update for nginx
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for nginx

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2016:0371-1
Rating: moderate
References: #963775 #963778 #963781
Cross-References: CVE-2016-0742 CVE-2016-0746 CVE-2016-0747

Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.1

An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.


This update to nginx 1.8.1 fixes the following issues:

- CVE-2016-0742: Invalid pointer dereference during DNS server response
processing (boo#963781)
- CVE-2016-0746: Use-after-free condition during CNAME response processing
- CVE-2016-0747: Resource exhaustion through unlimited CNAME resolution

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-2016-161=1

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

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (i586 x86_64):



< Previous Next >
This Thread
  • No further messages