SuSE 10 Security Update : openssl (ZYPP Patch Number 8112)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of openssl fixes an integer conversation issue which could
cause a heap-based memory corruption. (CVE-2012-2110)

Additionally, a check for negative buffer length values was added
(CVE-2012-2131) and a memory leak when creating public keys fixed.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2110.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2131.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8112.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59237 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2110
CVE-2012-2131

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