SUSE-SU-2013:1866-3: moderate: Security update for strongswan

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Mon Dec 23 12:04:11 MST 2013

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for strongswan

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2013:1866-3
Rating:             moderate
References:         #833278 #840826 #847506 
Cross-References:   CVE-2013-5018
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS

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


   This strongswan update fixes security issues and bugs:

   * CVE-2013-5018: Specially crafted XAuth usernames and
   EAP identities can cause a crash in strongswan.
   * CVE-2013-6075: A crafted ID packet can be used by
   remote attackers to crash the server or potentially gain
   authentication privileges under certain circumstances.

   Also a bug with route recursion limits was fixed:

   * Charon SEGFAULT when left=%any / recursion limit

   Security Issues:

   * CVE-2013-5018

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):



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