Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openssl (MDVSA-2012:060)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A potentially exploitable vulnerability has been discovered in the
OpenSSL function asn1_d2i_read_bio that affects S/MIME or CMS
applications using the built in MIME parser SMIME_read_PKCS7 or
SMIME_read_CMS (CVE-2012-2110).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20120419.txt

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58806 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53158

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2110

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