openSUSE Security Update : zeromq (openSUSE-2015-409)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

zeromq was updated to fix one security issue and two non-security
bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2014-9721: zeromq protocol downgrade attack on
sockets using the ZMTP v3 protocol (boo#931978)

The following bugs were fixed :

- boo#912460: avoid curve test to hang for ppc ppc64
ppc64le architectures

- boo#907584: zeromq package could not be updated due to a
file conflict, split tools into a separate subpackage

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=907584
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=912460
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=931978

Solution :

Update the affected zeromq packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84106 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9721

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