SuSE9 Security Update : OpenSSL (YOU Patch Number 11843)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

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)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-5135.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 11843.

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: 41155 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5135

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