SuSE 11 Security Update : OpenSSL (SAT Patch Number 909)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41424


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


Three remote DoS vulnerabilities have been fixed in OpenSSL: a DTLS epoch record buffer memory DoS (CVE-2009-1377), a DTLS fragment handling memory DoS (CVE-2009-1378) and a DTLS fragment read after a free DoS. (CVE-2009-1379)


Apply SAT patch number 909.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41424

File Name: suse_11_libopenssl-devel-090522.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libopenssl0_9_8, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libopenssl0_9_8-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openssl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openssl-doc, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/22

Reference Information

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

CWE: 119, 399