Fedora 9 : openssl-0.9.8g-9.14.fc9 (2009-5423)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 39475

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security update fixing DoS bugs in DTLS code. CVE-2009-1377 CVE-2009-1378 CVE-2009-1379

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.

Solution

Update the affected openssl package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=501253

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=501254

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=501572

http://www.nessus.org/u?01fbb3d0

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 39475

File Name: fedora_2009-5423.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/06/21

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssl, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1377, CVE-2009-1378, CVE-2009-1379

BID: 29405, 33150, 35001, 35138

FEDORA: 2009-5423

CWE: 119, 399