SUSE-SU-2012:1155-2: important: Security update for dbus-1

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Thu Sep 13 18:08:31 MDT 2012

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for dbus-1

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2012:1155-2
Rating:             important
References:         #697105 #764047 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS

   An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.


   This update fixes a vulnerability in the DBUS
   auto-launching feature that  allowed local users to execute
   arbitrary programs as root. CVE-2012-3524  has been
   assigned to this issue.

Patch Instructions:

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

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS:

      zypper in -t patch slessp1-dbus-1-6750

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS (s390x x86_64):



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