AIX OpenSSL Advisory : openssl_advisory29.asc

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 125707

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VPR Score: 4.4

Synopsis

The remote AIX host has a version of OpenSSL installed that is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description

The version of OpenSSL installed on the remote AIX host is affected by a side channel attack information disclosure vulnerability.

Solution

A fix is available and can be downloaded from the IBM AIX website.

See Also

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/openssl_advisory29.asc

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 125707

File Name: aix_openssl_advisory29.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2019/06/05

Updated: 2019/06/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.4

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-0734

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:ibm:aix, cpe:/a:openssl:openssl

Required KB Items: Host/AIX/lslpp, Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/AIX/version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/12/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/12/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0734, CVE-2018-5407

BID: 105178, 105897