Security update for gnutls

SUSE Security Update: Security update for gnutls
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2014:0445-1
Rating: important
References: #835760 #865804 #865993
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2

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


    The GNUTLS library received a critical security fix and
    other updates:

    * CVE-2014-0092: The X.509 certificate verification had
    incorrect error handling, which could lead to broken
    certificates marked as being valid.
    * CVE-2009-5138: A verification problem in handling V1
    certificates could also lead to V1 certificates incorrectly
    being handled.

    Additionally, a memory leak in PSK authentication was
    fixed. (bnc#835760)

    Security Issues references:

    * CVE-2014-0092
    * CVE-2009-5138

    Patch Instructions:

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

    • SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sleman17sp2-gnutls-9028

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2 (x86_64):
    • gnutls-2.4.1-
    • libgnutls-extra26-2.4.1-
    • libgnutls26-2.4.1-
    • libgnutls26-32bit-2.4.1-