SUSE SLES10 Security Update : OpenSSL (SUSE-SU-2014:0538-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

OpenSSL has been updated to fix an attack on ECDSA Nonces.

Using the FLUSH+RELOAD Cache Side-channel Attack the Nonces could have
been recovered. (CVE-2014-0076)

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?c8c97787
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0076.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/869945
http://www.nessus.org/u?a8c582c9

Solution :

Update the affected OpenSSL packages

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83619 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66363

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0076

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