SUSE SLED12 Security Update : compat-openssl098 (SUSE-SU-2016:1267-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for compat-openssl098 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-2108: Memory corruption in the ASN.1 encoder
(bsc#977617)

- CVE-2016-2105: EVP_EncodeUpdate overflow (bsc#977614)

- CVE-2016-2106: EVP_EncryptUpdate overflow (bsc#977615)

- CVE-2016-2109: ASN.1 BIO excessive memory allocation
(bsc#976942)

- CVE-2016-0702: Side channel attack on modular
exponentiation 'CacheBleed' (bsc#968050)

- bsc#976943: Buffer overrun in ASN1_parse

The following non-security bugs were fixed :

- bsc#889013: Rename README.SuSE to the new spelling
(bsc#889013)

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 :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/889013
https://bugzilla.suse.com/968050
https://bugzilla.suse.com/976942
https://bugzilla.suse.com/976943
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977614
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977615
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977617
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0702.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2105.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2106.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2108.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2109.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?97f4ed47

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2016-735=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Legacy-12-2016-735=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-735=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2016-735=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91043 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0702
CVE-2016-2105
CVE-2016-2106
CVE-2016-2108
CVE-2016-2109

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