openSUSE Security Update : ovmf (openSUSE-2018-823)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111588


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for ovmf provide the following fix :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-0739: Update openssl to 1.0.2o to limit ASN.1 constructed types recursive definition depth (bsc#1094290, bsc#1094291).

Bug fixes :

- Only use SLES-UEFI-CA-Certificate-2048.crt for the SUSE flavor to provide the better compatibility.

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP3:Update update project.


Update the affected ovmf packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111588

File Name: openSUSE-2018-823.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/08

Updated: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ovmf, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ovmf-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:qemu-ovmf-ia32, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:qemu-ovmf-x86_64, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:qemu-ovmf-x86_64-debug, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0739