openSUSE Security Update : polarssl (openSUSE-2016-932)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for polarssl fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-8036: A heap-based buffer overflow could have
allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service or
possibly execute arbitrary code via a long session
ticket name to the session ticket extension (boo#989694)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected polarssl packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92745 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8036

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