Security update for libxml2

SUSE Security Update: Security update for libxml2
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2014:0150-1
Rating: low
References: #829077 #854869
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2

  • An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.

    Description:


    This update fixes a DoS vulnerability in libxml2.
    CVE-2013-2877 has been assigned to this issue.

    Security Issue reference:

    * CVE-2013-2877
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    Indications:

    Everybody should update.

    Patch Instructions:

    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 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sdksp3-libxml2-8714
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sdksp2-libxml2-8713
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-libxml2-8714
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-libxml2-8714
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-libxml2-8713
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-libxml2-8713
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS:
      zypper in -t patch slessp1-libxml2-8715
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp3-libxml2-8714
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp2-libxml2-8713

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-devel-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 (ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-devel-32bit-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-devel-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 (ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-devel-32bit-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • libxml2-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-doc-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-python-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (x86_64):
    • libxml2-32bit-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-doc-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-python-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-32bit-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (ia64):
    • libxml2-x86-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • libxml2-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-doc-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-python-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware (x86_64):
    • libxml2-32bit-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-doc-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-python-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-32bit-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (ia64):
    • libxml2-x86-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-doc-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-python-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS (s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-32bit-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64):
    • libxml2-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-python-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (x86_64):
    • libxml2-32bit-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64):
    • libxml2-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • libxml2-python-2.7.6-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (x86_64):
    • libxml2-32bit-2.7.6-0.25.1

    References:

    • http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2877.html
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/829077
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/854869
    • http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=0c936564803f98a5cd705410a42ff5d7
    • http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=192bc6cf648429344756348581fe18f9
    • http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=289bdd1d9305ac3ded648c5dc9315daf