openSUSE Security Update : compat-openssl097g (compat-openssl097g-788)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of openssl fixes the following problems :

- CVE-2009-0590: ASN1_STRING_print_ex() function allows
remote denial of service

- CVE-2009-0789: denial of service due to malformed ASN.1
structures

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=489641

Solution :

Update the affected compat-openssl097g packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 39938 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0590
CVE-2009-0789

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