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Security update for zebra

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(Last modified: 19MAY2006)


solutions Security update for zebra SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (f43c731cc06ff94353ed02702c2c04ae)

Applies to

Package: zebra
Product(s): SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-11006
Release: 20060519
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone using zebra should install this update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

It is possible to bypass RIPv2 authentication requirements by using
RIPv1. As RIPv1 doesn't support authentication at all this update
introduces an option to switch off RIPv1. This issue has been tracked
by CVE-2006-2223 and CVE-2006-2224.

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh zebra.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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