Fedora Core 6 : openssl-0.9.8b-14.fc6 (2007-661)

High Nessus Plugin ID 25911


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Fri Aug 3 2007 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8b-14

- use localhost in testsuite, hopefully fixes slow build in koji

- CVE-2007-3108 - fix side channel attack on private keys (#250577)

- make ssl session cache id matching strict (#233599)

- Wed Jul 25 2007 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8b-13

- allow building on ARM architectures (#245417)

- use reference timestamps to prevent multilib conflicts (#218064)

- -devel package must require pkgconfig (#241031)

- Mon Dec 11 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8b-12

- detect duplicates in add_dir properly (#206346)

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.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25911

File Name: fedora_2007-661.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/08/21

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, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:6

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/08/13

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2007-661