Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : gnutls (cve_2014_0092_cryptographic_issues)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- lib/x509/verify.c in GnuTLS before 3.1.22 and 3.2.x
before 3.2.12 does not properly handle unspecified
errors when verifying X.509 certificates from SSL
servers, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to
spoof servers via a crafted certificate. (CVE-2014-0092)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?dabfbff3

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.1.18.5.0.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80631 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0092

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