SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenSSL (ZYPP Patch Number 7174)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Specially crafted responses from SSL servers could cause a double-free
bug in openssl's client implementation. Malicious servers could
exploit that to crash programs use openssl for the SSL connection
(CVE-2010-2939). This has been fixed.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2939.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7174.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50610 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2939

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