This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
This update for openvpn fixes the following issues :
- It was possible to trigger an assertion by sending a
malformed IPv6 packet. That issue could have been abused
to remotely shutdown an openvpn server or client, if
IPv6 and --mssfix were enabled and if the IPv6 networks
used inside the VPN were known. [bsc#1044947,
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
See also :
To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false