Oracle Linux 4 : openssl (ELSA-2012-2011)

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Synopsis :

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Description of changes:

[0.9.7a-43.18.0.1]
- fix for CVE-2012-2110 - memory corruption in asn1_d2i_read_bio() (#814185)
backport of OL5 patch 0.9.7a-11.2 by Tomas Mraz <<A HREF='http://oss.oracle.com/mailman/listinfo/el-errata'>tmraz at redhat.com</A>>

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2012-May/002796.html

Solution :

Update the affected openssl packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68672 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53158

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2110