SUSE-SU-2015:0979-2: moderate: Security update for dnsmasq

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Tue Jun 23 08:10:16 MDT 2015

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for dnsmasq

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2015:0979-2
Rating:             moderate
References:         #923144 #928867 
Cross-References:   CVE-2015-3294
Affected Products:
                    SUSE OpenStack Cloud Compute 5

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


   The DNS server dnsmasq was updated to fix one security issue and one
   non-security bug.

   The following vulnerability was fixed:

   * CVE-2015-3294: A remote unauthenticated attacker could have caused a
     denial of service (DoS) or read heap memory, potentially disclosing
     information such as performed DNS queries or encryption keys.

   The following bug was fixed:

   * bsc#923144: When answer to an upstream query is a CNAME pointing to an
     A/AAAA record which is present locally (/etc/hosts), allow caching when
     the upstream and local A/AAAA records have the same value.

Patch Instructions:

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

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud Compute 5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE12-CLOUD-5-2015-229=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud Compute 5 (x86_64):



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