SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenSSL (ZYPP Patch Number 6267)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41572


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


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 ZYPP patch number 6267.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41572

File Name: suse_openssl-6267.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2016/12/22

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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