SUSE SLED12 Security Update : zeromq (SUSE-SU-2015:1510-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

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

The following vulnerability was fixed :

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

The following bug was fixed :

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

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/912460
https://bugzilla.suse.com/931978
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-9721.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?7c52b030

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-2015-499=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-499=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-499=1

SUSE Enterprise Storage 1.0 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-1.0-2015-499=1

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

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: 85870 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9721

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