Oracle Linux 5 : openssl (ELSA-2016-3627)

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-40.0.3]
- fix CVE-2016-2177 - possible integer overflow
- fix CVE-2016-2178 - non-constant time DSA operations
- fix CVE-2016-2182 - possible buffer overflow in BN_bn2dec()
- fix CVE-2016-6306 - certificate message OOB reads
- mitigate CVE-2016-2183 - degrade all 64bit block ciphers and RC4 to
112 bit effective strength

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-October/006414.html

Solution :

Update the affected openssl packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94094 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2177
CVE-2016-2178
CVE-2016-2182
CVE-2016-2183
CVE-2016-6306

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