openSUSE Security Update : openssl (openSUSE-SU-2014:0018-1)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Fixed bnc#856687, openssl: crash when using TLS 1.2 Add
file: CVE-2013-6449.patch

- compression_methods_switch.patch: setenv might not be
successful if a surrounding library or application
filters it, like e.g. sudo. As setenv() does not seem to
be useful anyway, remove it. bnc#849377

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-01/msg00012.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=849377
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=856687

Solution :

Update the affected openssl packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75254 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64530

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6449

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