SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenSSL (ZYPP Patch Number 6944)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 49909


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


This 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)


Apply ZYPP patch number 6944.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 49909

File Name: suse_openssl-6944.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/11

Modified: 2016/12/22

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/26

Reference Information

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

CWE: 20, 310