Fedora Core 3 : openswan-2.4.4-0.FC3.1 (2005-1092)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

NISCC has reported two Denial of Service issues in Openswan. The first
involves a specially crafted 3DES packet with an invalid key length.

The Openswan project has released version 2.4.4 to fix both issues.

See http://www.openswan.org/ for details.

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 :


Solution :

Update the affected openswan and / or openswan-doc packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20242 (fedora_2005-1092.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-3671

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