SUSE-SU-2014:0456-1: moderate: Security update for libyaml

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for libyaml

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2014:0456-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #860617 #868944 
Cross-References:   CVE-2013-6393 CVE-2014-2525
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3
                    SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2
                    SUSE Cloud 3

   An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


   This update for libyaml fixes two security issues.

   * A heap based buffer overflow due to integer misuse
   was fixed. (CVE-2013-6393)
   * A heap based overflow during XML parsing.

   Security Issues references:

   * CVE-2013-6393
   * CVE-2014-2525

Patch Instructions:

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

   - SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3:

      zypper in -t patch slestso13-libyaml-9042

   - SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2:

      zypper in -t patch sleman17sp2-libyaml-9042

   - SUSE Cloud 3:

      zypper in -t patch sleclo30sp3-libyaml-9041

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 (x86_64):


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


   - SUSE Cloud 3 (x86_64):



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