openSUSE 10 Security Update : openssl (openssl-2162)
High Nessus Plugin ID 27369
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA previous openssl update (CVE-2006-2940) introduced another bug that can lead to a crash by providing a large prime number. An uninitialized pointer is freed during error handling. This bug allows remote attackers to crash services that use openssl.
SolutionUpdate the affected openssl packages.