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This update for dnsmasq fixes the following issues. Remedy the following security issues : - CVE-2017-14491: 2 byte heap based overflow. [bsc#1060354] - CVE-2017-14492: heap based overflow. [bsc#1060355] - CVE-2017-14493: stack based overflow. [bsc#1060360] - CVE-2017-14494: DHCP - info leak. [bsc#1060361] - CVE-2017-14495: DNS - OOM DoS. [bsc#1060362] - CVE-2017-14496: DNS - DoS Integer underflow. [bsc#1060364] - Prevent a man-in-the-middle attack (bsc#972164, fate#321175). Furthermore, the following issues have been fixed : - Fix DHCP relaying, broken in 2.76 and 2.77. - Update to version 2.78 (fate#321175, fate#322030, bsc#1035227). - Fix PXE booting for UEFI architectures (fate#322030). - Drop PrivateDevices=yes which breaks logging (bsc#902511, bsc#904537) - Build with support for DNSSEC (fate#318323, bsc#908137). Please note that this update brings a (small) potential incompatibility in the handling of 'basename' in --pxe-service. Please read the CHANGELOG and the documentation if you are using this option. 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.
To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product : SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-1616=1 To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.