openSUSE Security Update : openssl (openSUSE-2017-256)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for openssl fixes the following issues contained in the
OpenSSL Security Advisory [26 Jan 2017] (bsc#1021641)

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2016-7055: The x86_64 optimized montgomery
multiplication may produce incorrect results
(bsc#1009528)

- CVE-2017-3731: Truncated packet could crash via OOB read
(bsc#1022085)

- CVE-2017-3732: BN_mod_exp may produce incorrect results
on x86_64 (bsc#1022086)

- Degrade the 3DES cipher to MEDIUM in SSLv2 (bsc#1001912)

Non-security issues fixed :

- fix crash in openssl speed (bsc#1000677)

- fix X509_CERT_FILE path (bsc#1022271)

- AES XTS key parts must not be identical in FIPS mode
(bsc#1019637)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1000677
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1001912
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1009528
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019637
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1021641
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022085
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022086
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022271

Solution :

Update the affected openssl packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97276 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7055
CVE-2017-3731
CVE-2017-3732

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