SUSE-SU-2014:0323-1: critical: Security update for gnutls

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for gnutls

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2014:0323-1
Rating:             critical
References:         #835760 #865804 #865993 
Cross-References:   CVE-2014-0092
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS

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


   The GnuTLS library received a critical security fix and
   other updates:

   * CVE-2014-0092: The X.509 certificate verification had
   incorrect error handling, which could lead to broken
   certificates marked as being valid.
   * CVE-2009-5138: A verification problem in handling V1
   certificates could also lead to V1 certificates incorrectly
   being handled.

   Additionally, a memory leak in PSK authentication was
   fixed. bnc#835760

   Security Issues:

   * CVE-2014-0092

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 SP2 LTSS:

      zypper in -t patch slessp2-gnutls-8950

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS (s390x x86_64):



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