SUSE-SU-2020:2687-1: moderate: Security update for less

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Mon Sep 21 07:18:36 MDT 2020

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for less

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2020:2687-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #921719 
Cross-References:   CVE-2014-9488
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for less fixes the following issues:

   Security issue fixed:

   - CVE-2014-9488: Malformed UTF-8 data could have caused an out of bounds
     read in the UTF-8 decoding routines, causing an invalid read access

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-2687=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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