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    SUSE: 2020:2872-1 moderate: hexchat

    Date 06 Oct 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.
    
       SUSE Security Update: Security update for hexchat
    ______________________________________________________________________________
    
    Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2020:2872-1
    Rating:             moderate
    References:         #1020739 #1034310 
    Cross-References:   CVE-2016-2087
    Affected Products:
                        SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP5
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       An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata
       is now available.
    
    Description:
    
    
       This update for hexchat fixes the following issues:
    
       - CVE-2016-2087: A directory traversal was possible if a user could be
         convinced to connect to a server with a hostname with ".." in its name.
         (bsc#1020739).
    
       This non-security issue was fixed:
    
       - Add dependency on iso-codes and hwdata as hexchat tries to use them
         (bsc#1034310)
    
    
    Patch Instructions:
    
       To install this SUSE 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:
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP5:
    
          zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP5-2020-2872=1
    
    
    
    Package List:
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP5 (x86_64):
    
          hexchat-2.12.0-6.5.146
          hexchat-debuginfo-2.12.0-6.5.146
          hexchat-debugsource-2.12.0-6.5.146
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP5 (noarch):
    
          hexchat-lang-2.12.0-6.5.146
    
    
    References:
    
       https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2087.html
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1020739
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1034310
    
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