SuSE9 Security Update : openssl (YOU Patch Number 12341)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update improves the verification of return values. Prior to this
udpate it was possible to bypass the certification chain checks of
openssl. (CVE-2008-5077)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-5077.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12341.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41271 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5077

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