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SuSE: New openssl packages fix security vulnerabilities

This update of openssl fixes an integer conversation issue which could cause a heap-based memory corruption. Additionally, a check for negative buffer length values was added. Updated packages are available from download.opensuse.org.

  SUSE Security Update: Security update for openssl
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2012:0637-1
Rating:             important
References:         #749735 #758060 
Cross-References:   CVE-2012-2110
Affected Products:
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4
                   SLE SDK 10 SP4
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  An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata
  is now available.

Description:


  This update of openssl fixes an integer conversation issue
  which could  cause a heap-based memory corruption
  (CVE-2012-2110
  <http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2110
).

  Additionally, a check for negative buffer length values was
  added ( CVE-2012-2131
  <http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2131
) and a memory leak when creating public keys fixed.



Package List:

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc s390x x86_64):

     openssl-0.9.8a-18.68.1
     openssl-devel-0.9.8a-18.68.1
     openssl-doc-0.9.8a-18.68.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (s390x x86_64):

     openssl-32bit-0.9.8a-18.68.1
     openssl-devel-32bit-0.9.8a-18.68.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (ia64):

     openssl-x86-0.9.8a-18.68.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (ppc):

     openssl-64bit-0.9.8a-18.68.1
     openssl-devel-64bit-0.9.8a-18.68.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (i586 x86_64):

     openssl-0.9.8a-18.68.1
     openssl-devel-0.9.8a-18.68.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (x86_64):

     openssl-32bit-0.9.8a-18.68.1
     openssl-devel-32bit-0.9.8a-18.68.1

  - SLE SDK 10 SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc s390x x86_64):

     openssl-doc-0.9.8a-18.68.1


References:

  http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2110.html
  https://bugzilla.novell.com/749735
  https://bugzilla.novell.com/758060
  http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=d67d562e97a943fd087f8fa61a2ad294
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