openSUSE-SU-2018:0855-1: important: Security update for memcached

\n\n openSUSE Security Update: Security update for memcached
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:0855-1
Rating: important
References: #1056865
Cross-References: CVE-2017-9951
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.3
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An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for memcached fixes the following issues:

– CVE-2017-9951: Fixed heap-based buffer over-read in try_read_command
function which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service
attack (bsc#1056865).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
like YaST online_update or “zypper patch”.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

– openSUSE Leap 42.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-327=1

Package List:

– openSUSE Leap 42.3 (i586 x86_64):

memcached-1.4.39-11.3.1
memcached-debuginfo-1.4.39-11.3.1
memcached-debugsource-1.4.39-11.3.1
memcached-devel-1.4.39-11.3.1

References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9951.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1056865


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