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SuSE: New csound packages fix security vulnerabilities

This update of csound fixes two stack-based buffer overflows that could be exploited via malformed hetro and pvoc files. Updated packages are available from download.opensuse.org.

  openSUSE Security Update: csound: fixed two stack based buffer overflows
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Announcement ID:    openSUSE-SU-2012:0315-1
Rating:             important
References:         #749073 
Cross-References:   CVE-2012-0270
Affected Products:
                   openSUSE 11.4
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  An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

  This update of csound fixes two stack-based buffer
  overflows that could be exploited via malformed hetro and
  pvoc files (CVE-2012-0270).


Patch Instructions:

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

  - openSUSE 11.4:

     zypper in -t patch csound-5889

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


Package List:

  - openSUSE 11.4 (i586 x86_64):

     csound-5.06.0-139.140.1


References:

  http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0270.html
  https://bugzilla.novell.com/749073
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