SUSE-SU-2014:0445-1: important: Security update for gnutls

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Tue Mar 25 12:04:35 MDT 2014

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for gnutls

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2014:0445-1
Rating:             important
References:         #835760 #865804 #865993 
Cross-References:   CVE-2009-5138 CVE-2014-0092
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2

   An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has one
   errata 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 references:

   * CVE-2014-0092
   * CVE-2009-5138

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2:

      zypper in -t patch sleman17sp2-gnutls-9028

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2 (x86_64):



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