Fedora Core 3 : openssl-0.9.7a-42.2 / openssl096b-0.9.6b-21.2 (2005-985)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing one or more security updates :

openssl-0.9.7a-42.2 :

- Tue Oct 11 2005 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
0.9.7a-42.2

- fix CVE-2005-2969 - remove
SSL_OP_MSIE_SSLV2_RSA_PADDING which disables the
countermeasure against man in the middle attack in
SSLv2 (#169863)

- more fixes for constant time/memory access for DSA
signature algorithm

- updated ICA engine patch

- install ca-bundle.crt as a config file

openssl096b-0.9.6b-21.2 :

- Thu Oct 6 2005 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
0.9.6b-21.2

- fix CVE-2005-2969 - remove
SSL_OP_MSIE_SSLV2_RSA_PADDING which disables the
countermeasure against man in the middle attack in
SSLv2 (#169863)

- more fixes for constant time/memory access for DSA
signature algorithm

- replaced add-luna patch with new one with right
license (#158061)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?479959b3
http://www.nessus.org/u?6f2bf690

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20022 (fedora_2005-985.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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