Fedora 7 : openssl-0.9.8b-14.fc7 (2007-1444)

low Nessus Plugin ID 27716


The remote Fedora 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)

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: Low

ID: 27716

File Name: fedora_2007-1444.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/6/2007

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 1.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

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:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/6/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3108

FEDORA: 2007-1444