Fedora Core 6 : openssl-0.9.8b-15.fc6 (2007-725)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27061


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Fri Oct 12 2007 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> 0.9.8b-15

- fix CVE-2007-5135 - off-by-one in SSL_get_shared_ciphers (#309801)

- fix CVE-2007-4995 - out of order DTLS fragments buffer overflow (#321191)

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Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27061

File Name: fedora_2007-725.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/16

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

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: 2007/10/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4995, CVE-2007-5135

FEDORA: 2007-725

CWE: 189