Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openssl (MDVSA-2009:258)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 42062


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


A regression was found with the self signed certificate signatures checking after applying the fix for CVE-2009-2409. An upstream patch has been applied to address this issue.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 42062

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2009-258.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/10/08

Modified: 2013/06/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64openssl0.9.8, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64openssl0.9.8-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64openssl0.9.8-static-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libopenssl0.9.8, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libopenssl0.9.8-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libopenssl0.9.8-static-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:openssl, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2008.1, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/10/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2409

MDVSA: 2009:258

CWE: 310