EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.1 : openssl098e (EulerOS-SA-2018-1379)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119070

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.

Description

According to the version of the openssl098e package installed, the EulerOS Virtualization installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :

- A denial of service flaw was found in the way the TLS/SSL protocol defined processing of ALERT packets during a connection handshake. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make a TLS/SSL server consume an excessive amount of CPU and fail to accept connections form other clients.(CVE-2016-8610)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected openssl098e package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?6d989826

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119070

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2018-1379.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/21

Modified: 2018/11/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:openssl098e, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:uvp:2.5.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-8610