31 August 2011
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2011.0888 SUSE Security Update: Security update for vpnc 31 August 2011 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: vpnc Publisher: SUSE Operating System: SUSE Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2011-2660 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- SUSE Security Update: Security update for vpnc ______________________________________________________________________________ Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2011:0979-1 Rating: important References: #651577 #708656 Cross-References: CVE-2011-2660 Affected Products: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 ______________________________________________________________________________ An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available. Description: This update of vpnc fixes a flaw in the modify_resolvconf_suse script that could potentially allow remote attackers to inject commands through specially crafted DNS domains (CVE-2011-2660). Also a rekeying during reconnect was improved. Security Issue reference: * CVE-2011-2660 <http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-2660 > Indications: Please install this update. 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 Desktop 11 SP1: zypper in -t patch sledsp1-vpnc-5027 To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch". Package List: - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 (i586 x86_64): vpnc-0.5.1-55.10.1 References: http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2660.html https://bugzilla.novell.com/651577 https://bugzilla.novell.com/708656 http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=6492485ec672451add947d43aec02a1b - -- - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. 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