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openSUSE-SU-2016:2960-1: Security update for libcares2
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for libcares2
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2016:2960-1
Rating: low
References: #1007728
Cross-References: CVE-2016-5180
Affected Products:
openSUSE 13.2
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An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:


This update for libcares2 fixes the following issues:

- ares_create_query() single byte out of buffer write (CVE-2016-5180,
boo#1007728)


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-2016-1373=1

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 13.2 (i586 x86_64):

libcares-devel-1.10.0-2.3.1
libcares2-1.10.0-2.3.1
libcares2-debuginfo-1.10.0-2.3.1
libcares2-debugsource-1.10.0-2.3.1

- openSUSE 13.2 (x86_64):

libcares2-32bit-1.10.0-2.3.1
libcares2-debuginfo-32bit-1.10.0-2.3.1


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5180.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1007728


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