openSUSE Security Update : openssl-steam (openSUSE-2018-168)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 106863



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for openssl-steam fixes the following issues :

- Merged changes from upstream openssl (Factory rev 137) into this fork for Steam.

Updated to openssl 1.0.2k :

- CVE-2016-7055: Montgomery multiplication may produce incorrect results (boo#1009528)

- CVE-2016-7056: ECSDA P-256 timing attack key recovery (boo#1019334)

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

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

Update to openssl-1.0.2j :

- CVE-2016-7052: Missing CRL sanity check (boo#1001148)

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

- Severity: High

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

- Severity: Low

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

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

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

- CVE-2016-2180: OOB read in TS_OBJ_print_bio() (boo#990419)

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

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

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

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

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

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

ALso fixed :

- fixed a crash in print_notice (boo#998190)

- fix X509_CERT_FILE path (boo#1022271) and rename

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

- fix problems with locking in FIPS mode (boo#992120)

- duplicates: boo#991877, boo#991193, boo#990392, boo#990428 and boo#990207

- drop openssl-fips_RSA_compute_d_with_lcm.patch (upstream) (boo#984323)

- don't check for /etc/system-fips (boo#982268)


Update the affected openssl-steam packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 106863

File Name: openSUSE-2018-168.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/16/2018

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0-steam, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0-steam-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0-steam-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0-steam-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openssl-steam-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2/16/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2177, CVE-2016-2178, CVE-2016-2179, CVE-2016-2180, CVE-2016-2181, CVE-2016-2182, CVE-2016-2183, CVE-2016-6302, CVE-2016-6303, CVE-2016-6304, CVE-2016-6306, CVE-2016-7052, CVE-2016-7055, CVE-2016-7056, CVE-2017-3731, CVE-2017-3732