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openSUSE-SU-2017:0195-1: moderate: Security update for libgit2
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for libgit2
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2017:0195-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1003810
Cross-References: CVE-2016-8568 CVE-2016-8569
Affected Products:
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12
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An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

AThis update for libgit2 fixes the following issues:

- CVE-2016-8568: invalid memory accesses parsing object files
(out-of-bound read) (boo#1003810)
- CVE-2016-8569: invalid memory accesses parsing object files (NULL
pointer de-reference) (boo#1003810)


Patch Instructions:

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

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2017-117=1

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


Package List:

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (aarch64 s390x x86_64):

libgit2-24-0.24.3-6.1
libgit2-devel-0.24.3-6.1


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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