SuSE 11.1 Security Update : OpenSSL (SAT Patch Number 6054)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The following security issues have been fixed :

- Specially crafted MIME headers could cause openssl's
ans1 parser to dereference a NULL pointer leading to a
Denial of Service (CVE-2006-7250) or fail verfication.

- The implementation of Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS)
and PKCS #7 in OpenSSL was vulnerable to a Million
Message Attack (MMA) adaptive chosen ciphertext attack.

Additionally, the following issues have been fixed :

- Free headers after use in error message. (bnc#749213)

- Symmetric crypto errors in PKCS7_decrypt. (bnc#749210)

- Memory leak when creating public keys. (bnc#749735)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6054.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58677 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-7250

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