Fedora Core 5 : openssl-0.9.8a-5.3 / openssl097a-0.9.7a-4.2.2 (2006-953)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24176


The remote Fedora Core host is missing one or more security updates.


This is a security update for CVE-2006-4339. Avoid PKCS #1 v1.5 signature attack discovered by Daniel Bleichenbacher [Ben Laurie;
Google Security Team]

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


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24176

File Name: fedora_2006-953.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/01/17

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssl, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssl-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssl-perl, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssl097a, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssl097a-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2006/09/05

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2006-953