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openSUSE-SU-2016:0483-1: moderate: Security update for socat
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for socat

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2016:0483-1
Rating: moderate
References: #938913 #964844
Cross-References: CVE-2015-4000
Affected Products:
openSUSE 13.1

An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata
is now available.


This update for socat fixes the following issues:

Changes in socat:
- update to, security fixes:
* Socat security advisory 7 and MSVR-1499: "Bad DH p parameter in
OpenSSL" (boo#938913 and CVE-2015-4000).
* Socat security advisory 8: "Stack overflow in arguments parser"

- Update to version
* Too many changes to list; please read the CHANGES file for news

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 13.1:

zypper in -t patch 2016-218=1

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

Package List:

- openSUSE 13.1 (i586 x86_64):



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