SuSE 11 Security Update : OpenSSL (SAT Patch Number 789)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update of openssl fixes the following problems :

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

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=489641
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-0590.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-0789.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 789.

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: 41376 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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