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    openSUSE: 2021:0160-1 moderate: stunnel

    Date 25 Jan 2021
    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.
       openSUSE Security Update: Security update for stunnel
    Announcement ID:    openSUSE-SU-2021:0160-1
    Rating:             moderate
    References:         #1177580 #1178533 
    Affected Products:
                        openSUSE Leap 15.2
       An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.
       This update for stunnel fixes the following issues:
       Security issue fixed:
       - The "redirect" option was fixed to properly handle "verifyChain = yes"
       Non-security issues fixed:
       - Fix startup problem of the stunnel daemon (bsc#1178533)
       - update to 5.57:
         * Security bugfixes
         * New features
           - New securityLevel configuration file option.
           - Support for modern PostgreSQL clients
           - TLS 1.3 configuration updated for better compatibility.
         * Bugfixes
           - Fixed a transfer() loop bug.
           - Fixed memory leaks on configuration reloading errors.
           - DH/ECDH initialization restored for client sections.
           - Delay startup with systemd until network is online.
           - A number of testing framework fixes and improvements.
       - update to 5.56:
         - Various text files converted to Markdown format.
         - Support for realpath(3) implementations incompatible with
           POSIX.1-2008, such as 4.4BSD or Solaris.
         - Support for engines without PRNG seeding methods (thx to Petr
         - Retry unsuccessful port binding on configuration file reload.
         - Thread safety fixes in SSL_SESSION object handling.
         - Terminate clients on exit in the FORK threading model.
       - Fixup stunnel.conf handling:
         * Remove old static openSUSE provided stunnel.conf.
         * Use upstream stunnel.conf and tailor it for openSUSE using sed.
         * Don't show README.openSUSE when installing.
       - enable /etc/stunnel/conf.d
       - re-enable openssl.cnf
       This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15-SP2: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 15.2:
          zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2021-160=1
    Package List:
       - openSUSE Leap 15.2 (noarch):
       - openSUSE Leap 15.2 (x86_64):

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