openSUSE 10 Security Update : compat-openssl097g (compat-openssl097g-5054)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 31391
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update of openssl fixes a off-by-one buffer overflow in function SSL_get_shared_ciphers(). This vulnerability potentially allows remote code execution; depending on memory layout of the process.
We released updates for openssl already, but an update for the compat 0.9.7g openssl libraries was missing and is provided with this patch.
SolutionUpdate the affected compat-openssl097g packages.