SUSE SLES11 Security Update : icu (SUSE-SU-2016:1090-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for icu fixes the following issue :

The previous patch for CVE-2014-9654 was incorrect and lead to
non-working regular expressions. This update fixes this problem
(bsc#952260)

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/952260
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-9654.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?d7c633e4

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp4-icu-12513=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-icu-12513=1

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90595 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72980

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9654

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