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openSUSE-SU-2017:0184-1: moderate: Security update for libgit2
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for libgit2
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2017:0184-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1003810
Cross-References: CVE-2016-8568 CVE-2016-8569
Affected Products:
openSUSE 13.2
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An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:


This update for libgit2 fixes the following issues:

- CVE-2016-8568: Fixed and out-of-bounds read in git_oid_nfmt
(bsc#1003810).
- CVE-2016-8569: DoS using a null pointer dereference in
git_commit_message (bsc#1003810).


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-2017-110=1

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 13.2 (i586 x86_64):

libgit2-21-0.21.5-2.6.1
libgit2-21-debuginfo-0.21.5-2.6.1
libgit2-debugsource-0.21.5-2.6.1
libgit2-devel-0.21.5-2.6.1


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-8568.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-8569.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1003810


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