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Security update for OpenSSL

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(Last modified: 26MAR2004)


solutions Security update for OpenSSL SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (f8a05d08ac92b37c984d3312c881018f)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Firewall on CD 2 - VPN
SuSE Firewall on CD 2
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA32
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for PowerPC
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for S/390 and zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Office Server

Package: openssl
Release: 20040326
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone using openssl should update.

Problem description

This updates fixes a denial-of-service attack that can be caused by sending unknown message types.

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 openssl.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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