SUSE-SU-2018:0423-1: moderate: Security update for ipsec-tools

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Mon Feb 12 04:11:28 MST 2018

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for ipsec-tools

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:0423-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1047443 
Cross-References:   CVE-2016-10396
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for ipsec-tools fixes one issue.

   This security issue was fixed:

   - CVE-2016-10396: The racoon daemon contained a remotely exploitable
     computational-complexity attack when parsing and storing ISAKMP
     fragments that allowed a remote attacker to exhaust computational
     resources on the remote endpoint by repeatedly sending ISAKMP fragment
     packets in a particular order (bsc#1047443).

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 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch slessp4-ipsec-tools-13463=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-ipsec-tools-13463=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):



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