Oracle Linux 5 : openssl (ELSA-2016-3576)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Description of changes:

[0.9.8e-40.0.2]
- CVE-2016-0799 - Fix memory issues in BIO_*printf functions
- CVE-2016-2105 - Avoid overflow in EVP_EncodeUpdate
- CVE-2016-2106 - Fix encrypt overflow
- CVE-2016-2109 - Harden ASN.1 BIO handling of large amounts of data.

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-June/006124.html

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)

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91738 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0799
CVE-2016-2105
CVE-2016-2106
CVE-2016-2109

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