Debian DSA-4400-1 : openssl1.0 - security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 122519


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


Juraj Somorovsky, Robert Merget and Nimrod Aviram discovered a padding oracle attack in OpenSSL.


Upgrade the openssl1.0 packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.2r-1~deb9u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 122519

File Name: debian_DSA-4400.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/03/01

Updated: 2019/03/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:openssl1.0, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2019/02/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/02/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-1559

DSA: 4400