openSUSE Security Update : openssl (openSUSE-2016-203)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for openssl fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-3197: A malicious client can negotiate SSLv2
ciphers that have been disabled on the server and
complete SSLv2 handshakes even if all SSLv2 ciphers have
been disabled, provided that the SSLv2 protocol was not
also disabled via SSL_OP_NO_SSLv2. (boo#963415)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=963415

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)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88736 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3197

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