openSUSE Security Update : libopenssl-devel (libopenssl-devel-2232)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 45460


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This openssl update adds support for RFC5746 TLS renegotiations to address vulnerabilities tracked as (CVE-2009-3555).

It also fixes a mishandling of OOM conditions in bn_wexpand (CVE-2009-3245).


Update the affected libopenssl-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 45460

File Name: suse_11_1_libopenssl-devel-100331.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/04/09

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

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:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3245, CVE-2009-3555

CWE: 20, 310