SUSE SLES10 Security Update : openssl (SUSE-SU-2016:1360-1)

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 OpenSSL fixes the following security issues :

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

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

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

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

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

Additionally, the following non-security issues have been fixed :

Fix buffer overrun in ASN1_parse. (bsc#976943)

Allow weak DH groups. (bsc#973223)

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/968050
https://bugzilla.suse.com/973223
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
http://www.nessus.org/u?940836c9
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?3cba1ae4

Solution :

Update the affected openssl packages

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: 91282 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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