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openSUSE-SU-2017:0419-1: important: Security update for spice
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for spice

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2017:0419-1
Rating: important
References: #1023078 #1023079
Cross-References: CVE-2016-9577 CVE-2016-9578
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.2

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This security update for spice fixes the following issues:

- CVE-2016-9577: A buffer overflow in the spice server could have
potentially been used by unauthenticated attackers to execute arbitrary
code. (bsc#1023078)
- CVE-2016-9578: Unauthenticated attackers could have caused a denial of
service via a crafted message. (bsc#1023079)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update project.

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-2017-228=1

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

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.2 (i586 x86_64):



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