SUSE-SU-2015:0679-1: moderate: Security update for tcpdump

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Wed Apr 8 07:04:55 MDT 2015

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for tcpdump

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2015:0679-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #922220 #922221 #922222 #922223 #923142 
Cross-References:   CVE-2014-9140 CVE-2015-0261 CVE-2015-2153
                    CVE-2015-2154 CVE-2015-2155
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12

   An update that fixes 5 vulnerabilities is now available.


   tcpdump was updated to fix five vulnerabilities in protocol printers

   When running tcpdump, a remote unauthenticated user could have crashed the
   application or, potentially, execute arbitrary code by injecting crafted
   packages into the network.

   The following vulnerabilities were fixed:
    * IPv6 mobility printer remote DoS (CVE-2015-0261, bnc#922220)
    * PPP printer remote DoS (CVE-2014-9140, bnc#923142)
    * force printer remote DoS (CVE-2015-2155, bnc#922223)
    * ethernet printer remote DoS (CVE-2015-2154, bnc#922222)
    * tcp printer remote DoS (CVE-2015-2153, bnc#922221)

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 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-159=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-159=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 (x86_64):



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