openSUSE Security Update : v8 (openSUSE-SU-2014:0092-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Update spec-file to fit the changes in V8 (addition of
internal ICU)

- Building against system ICU

- Regenerate Makefiles before using them

- Update to 3.22.24.8

- Security fixes (bnc#854473) :

- CVE-2013-6638: Buffer overflow in v8

- CVE-2013-6639: Out of bounds write in v8

- CVE-2013-6640: Out of bounds read in v8

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-01/msg00063.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=854473

Solution :

Update the affected v8 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75393 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6638
CVE-2013-6639
CVE-2013-6640

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