SUSE-SU-2014:1512-1: moderate: Security update for compat-openssl098

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Thu Nov 27 02:05:38 MST 2014

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for compat-openssl098

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2014:1512-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #901223 #901277 
Cross-References:   CVE-2014-3566 CVE-2014-3567 CVE-2014-3568
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 12
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12

   An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.


   compat-openssl098 was updated to fix three security issues.

   NOTE: this update alone DOESN'T FIX the POODLE SSL protocol vulnerability.
   OpenSSL only adds downgrade detection support for client applications. See for mitigations.

   These security issues were fixed:
   - Session ticket memory leak (CVE-2014-3567).
   - Fixed build option no-ssl3 (CVE-2014-3568).
   - Added support for TLS_FALLBACK_SCSV (CVE-2014-3566).

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 Module for Legacy Software 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Legacy-12-2014-83

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2014-83

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 12 (s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 (x86_64):



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