Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : openssl (cve_2012_2333_denial_of)

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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 :

- Integer underflow in OpenSSL before 0.9.8x, 1.0.0 before
1.0.0j, and 1.0.1 before 1.0.1c, when TLS 1.1, TLS 1.2,
or DTLS is used with CBC encryption, allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer
over-read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via
a crafted TLS packet that is not properly handled during
a certain explicit IV calculation. (CVE-2012-2333)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
https://blogs.oracle.com/sunsecurity/entry/cve_2012_2333_denial_of

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 9.5.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80718 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2333

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