Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openssl (MDVSA-2014:080)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Updated openssl packages fix security vulnerability :

A NULL pointer dereference bug in OpenSSL 1.0.1g and earlier in
so_ssl3_write() could possibly allow an attacker to cause generate an
SSL alert which would cause OpenSSL to crash, resulting in a denial of
service (CVE-2014-0198).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73931 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67193

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0198

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