Scientific Linux Security Update : libyaml on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81074
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn assertion failure was found in the way the libyaml library parsed wrapped strings. An attacker able to load specially crafted YAML input into an application using libyaml could cause the application to crash. (CVE-2014-9130)
All running applications linked against the libyaml library must be restarted for this update to take effect.
SolutionUpdate the affected libyaml, libyaml-debuginfo and / or libyaml-devel packages.