SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenSSL (ZYPP Patch Number 2175)
High Nessus Plugin ID 29543
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
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.
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 2175.