openSUSE Security Update : compat-openssl098 (openSUSE-2016-1189)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for compat-openssl098 fixes the following issues :

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

Severity: High

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

Severity: Low

- Pointer arithmetic undefined behaviour (CVE-2016-2177)
(bsc#982575)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

- Certificate message OOB reads (CVE-2016-6306)
(bsc#999668)

More information can be found on:
https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20160922.txt

Bugs fixed :

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

- fix crash in print_notice (bsc#998190)

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

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=979475
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=982575
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=983249
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=993819
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=994749
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=994844
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=995075
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=995324
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=995359
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=995377
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=998190
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=999665
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=999666
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=999668
https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20160922.txt

Solution :

Update the affected compat-openssl098 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

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