SUSE-SU-2013:0549-2: moderate: Security update for OpenSSL

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Mon Apr 15 13:04:22 MDT 2013

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for OpenSSL

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2013:0549-2
Rating:             moderate
References:         #779952 #802648 #802746 
Cross-References:   CVE-2013-0166 CVE-2013-0169
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 LTSS

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


   OpenSSL has been updated to fix several security issues:

   * CVE-2012-4929: Avoid the openssl CRIME attack by
   disabling SSL compression by default. Setting the
   environment variable "OPENSSL_NO_DEFAULT_ZLIB" to "no"
   enables compression again.
   * CVE-2013-0169: Timing attacks against TLS could be
   used by physically local attackers to gain access to
   transmitted plain text or private keymaterial. This issue
   is also known as the "Lucky-13" issue.
   * CVE-2013-0166: A OCSP invalid key denial of service
   issue was fixed.

   Security Issue references:

   * CVE-2013-0169
   * CVE-2013-0166

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 LTSS (s390x x86_64):



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