SUSE-SU-2016:1514-1: moderate: Security update for supportutils

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Tue Jun 7 11:07:56 MDT 2016

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for supportutils

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2016:1514-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #980670 
Cross-References:   CVE-2016-1602
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   supportutils was updated to fix one security issue.

   This security issue was fixed:
   - CVE-2016-1602: Code injection and privilege escalation via unescaped
     filenames (bsc#980670).

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-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch slessp4-supportutils-12602=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (noarch):



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