SuSE 11.2 Security Update : OpenSSL (SAT Patch Number 7548)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

OpenSSL has been updated to fix several security issues :

- Avoid the openssl CRIME attack by disabling SSL
compression by default. Setting the environment variable
'OPENSSL_NO_DEFAULT_ZLIB' to 'no' enables compression
again. (CVE-2012-4929)

- Timing attacks against TLS could be used by physically
local attackers to gain access to transmitted plain text
or private keymaterial. This issue is also known as the
'Lucky-13' issue. (CVE-2013-0169)

- A OCSP invalid key denial of service issue was fixed.
(CVE-2013-0166)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=779952
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=802648
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=802746
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4929.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-0166.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-0169.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 7548.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65718 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4929
CVE-2013-0166
CVE-2013-0169

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