SUSE Security Update: Security update for WebYaST ______________________________________________________________________________ Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2013:0053-1 Rating: important References: #792712 Cross-References: CVE-2012-0435 Affected Products: WebYaST 1.2 SUSE Studio Standard Edition 1.2 ______________________________________________________________________________ An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available. It includes one version update. Description: The hosts list used by WebYaST for connecting to it's back end part was modifiable allowing to point to a malicious website which then could access all values sent by WebYaST. The /host configuration path was removed to fix this issue. Security Issue reference: * CVE-2012-0435 <http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-0435 > Patch Instructions: To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: - WebYaST 1.2: zypper in -t patch slewyst12-webyast-base-ui-7236 - SUSE Studio Standard Edition 1.2: zypper in -t patch sleslms12-webyast-base-ui-7236 To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch". Package List: - WebYaST 1.2 (noarch) [New Version: 0.2.63]: webyast-base-ui-0.2.63-0.6.1 webyast-base-ui-branding-default-0.2.63-0.6.1 webyast-base-ui-testsuite-0.2.63-0.6.1 - SUSE Studio Standard Edition 1.2 (noarch) [New Version: 0.2.63]: webyast-base-ui-0.2.63-0.6.1 References: http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0435.html https://bugzilla.novell.com/792712 http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=7c947289145036c838e04ef674b59d7b
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