openSUSE Security Update : openssl (openSUSE-2016-1130)

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 :

OpenSSL Security Advisory [22 Sep 2016] (boo#999665)

Severity: High

- OCSP Status Request extension unbounded memory growth
(CVE-2016-6304) (boo#999666)

Severity: Low

- Pointer arithmetic undefined behaviour (CVE-2016-2177)

- Constant time flag not preserved in DSA signing
(CVE-2016-2178) (boo#983249)

- DTLS buffered message DoS (CVE-2016-2179) (boo#994844)

- OOB read in TS_OBJ_print_bio() (CVE-2016-2180)

- DTLS replay protection DoS (CVE-2016-2181) (boo#994749)

- OOB write in BN_bn2dec() (CVE-2016-2182) (boo#993819)

- Birthday attack against 64-bit block ciphers (SWEET32)
(CVE-2016-2183) (boo#995359)

- Malformed SHA512 ticket DoS (CVE-2016-6302) (boo#995324)

- OOB write in MDC2_Update() (CVE-2016-6303) (boo#995377)

- Certificate message OOB reads (CVE-2016-6306)

More information can be found on

- update expired S/MIME certs (boo#979475)

- allow >= 64GB AESGCM transfers (boo#988591)

- fix crash in print_notice (boo#998190)

- resume reading from /dev/urandom when interrupted by a
signal (boo#995075)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected openssl packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

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