openSUSE Security Update : libopenssl-devel (libopenssl-devel-785)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40033

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of openssl fixes the following problems :

- CVE-2009-0590: ASN1_STRING_print_ex() function allows remote denial of service

- CVE-2009-0789: denial of service due to malformed ASN.1 structures

Solution

Update the affected libopenssl-devel packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=489641

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40033

File Name: suse_11_0_libopenssl-devel-090415.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Updated: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl0_9_8, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl0_9_8-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openssl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openssl-certs, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/04/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0590, CVE-2009-0789

CWE: 119, 189