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SUSE Security Update - rubygem-json_pure (SUSE-SU-2013:0609-1)
SUSE Security Update: Security update for rubygem-json_pure
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2013:0609-1
Rating:             important
References:         #803342
Cross-References:   CVE-2013-0269
Affected Products:
                    WebYaST 1.2
                    SUSE Studio Standard Edition 1.2
                    SUSE Studio Extension for System z 1.2
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   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:


   The json_pure Ruby Gem has been updated to fix a Denial of
   Service and  Unsafe Object Creation vulnerability in JSON
   (CVE-2013-0269)

   Additional fixes:

   * Entity expansion DoS vulnerability in REXML (XML bomb)

   Security Issue reference:

   * CVE-2013-0269
   <http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-0269
   >


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-rubygem-json_pure-7486

   - SUSE Studio Standard Edition 1.2:

      zypper in -t patch sleslms12-rubygem-json_pure-7486

   - SUSE Studio Extension for System z 1.2:

      zypper in -t patch slestso12-rubygem-json_pure-7486

   To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

   - WebYaST 1.2 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):

      rubygem-json_pure-1.2.0-0.4.1

   - SUSE Studio Standard Edition 1.2 (x86_64):

      rubygem-json_pure-1.2.0-0.4.1

   - SUSE Studio Extension for System z 1.2 (s390x):

      rubygem-json_pure-1.2.0-0.4.1


References:

   http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-0269.html
   https://bugzilla.novell.com/803342
   http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=231bb11d5d47466d339ecd1ec5122771




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