openSUSE Security Update : polarssl (openSUSE-SU-2014:1457-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

polarssl was updated to version 1.3.9 to fix two security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- Lowest common hash was selected from
signature_algorithms extension in TLS 1.2

- Remotely-triggerable memory leak when parsing some X.509
certificates (CVE-2014-8628).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected polarssl packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79348 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8627

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