openSUSE Security Update : gnutls (openSUSE-SU-2014:0325-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The gnutls library was updated to fixed x509 certificate validation
problems, where man-in-the-middle attackers could hijack SSL
connections.

This update also reenables Elliptic Curve support to meet current day
cryptographic requirements.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00004.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=865804

Solution :

Update the affected gnutls packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75274 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65919

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0092

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