SUSE SLES10 Security Update : gnutls (SUSE-SU-2014:0321-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The GnuTLS library received a critical security fix and other
updates :

- CVE-2014-0092: The X.509 certificate verification had
incorrect error handling, which could lead to broken
certificates marked as being valid.

- CVE-2009-5138: A verification problem in handling V1
certificates could also lead to V1 certificates
incorrectly being handled.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?0db942d7
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0092.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/865804
https://bugzilla.novell.com/865993
http://www.nessus.org/u?672158b3

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: 83612 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65792
65919

CVE ID: CVE-2009-5138
CVE-2014-0092

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