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openSUSE-SU-2016:3282-1: moderate: Security update for tor
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for tor

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2016:3282-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1005292 #1016343
Cross-References: CVE-2016-1254
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.2

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


This update for tor updates to version and fixes the following

- a hostile hidden service could cause tor clients to crash (boo#1016343,
- updated fallback directory list
- updated geoip and geoip6 to the December 7 2016 Maxmind GeoLite2 Country
- When Tor leaves standby because of a new application request, open
circuits as needed to serve that request
- Clients now respond to new application stream requests immediately when
they arrive, rather than waiting up to one second before starting to
handle them

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE Leap 42.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2016-1526=1

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

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.2 (i586 x86_64):



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