SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenSSL (ZYPP Patch Number 8034)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The following security issue has 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.

Additionally, two other bugs have been fixed :

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

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

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8034.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58679 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-7250

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