SUSE-SU-2017:0601-1: moderate: Security update for compat-openssl097g

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Fri Mar 3 13:08:29 MST 2017

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for compat-openssl097g

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2017:0601-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1000677 #1001912 #1004499 #1005878 #1021641 
                    #995075 #998190 
Cross-References:   CVE-2016-2108 CVE-2016-8610
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

   An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has 5 fixes
   is now available.


   This update for compat-openssl097g fixes the following issues contained in
   the OpenSSL Security Advisory [26 Jan 2017] (bsc#1021641)

   Security issues fixed:
   - CVE-2016-8610: A remote denial of service in SSL alert handling was
     fixed (bsc#1005878)
   - degrade 3DES to MEDIUM in SSL2 (bsc#1001912)
   - CVE-2016-2108: Added a missing commit for CVE-2016-2108, fixing the
     negative zero handling in the ASN.1 decoder (bsc#1004499)

   Bugs fixed:
   - fix crash in openssl speed (bsc#1000677)
   - resume reading from /dev/urandom when interrupted by a signal
   - fix crash in print_notice (bsc#998190)

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 for SAP 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch slesappsp4-compat-openssl097g-13004=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-compat-openssl097g-13004=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11-SP4 (ppc64 x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (x86_64):



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