openSUSE 10 Security Update : compat-openssl097g (compat-openssl097g-5054)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of openssl fixes a off-by-one buffer overflow in function
SSL_get_shared_ciphers(). This vulnerability potentially allows remote
code execution; depending on memory layout of the process.
(CVE-2007-5135)

We released updates for openssl already, but an update for the compat
0.9.7g openssl libraries was missing and is provided with this patch.

Solution :

Update the affected compat-openssl097g packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31391 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5135

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