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VPR Score: 5.2
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn update for openssl is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Low. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link (s) in the References section.
OpenSSL is a toolkit that implements the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocols, as well as a full-strength general-purpose cryptography library.
The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
openssl (1.1.1c). (BZ#1643026)
Security Fix(es) :
* openssl: timing side channel attack in the DSA signature algorithm (CVE-2018-0734)
* openssl: timing side channel attack in the ECDSA signature generation (CVE-2018-0735)
* openssl: ChaCha20-Poly1305 with long nonces (CVE-2019-1543)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
Additional Changes :
For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Release Notes linked from the References section.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.