SuSE 11.1 Security Update : OpenSSL (SAT Patch Number 4662)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 55138


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


This update of openssl fixes a timing attack. This attack can be used to obtain the private key of a TLS server whenever ECDSA signatures are used. CVE-2011-1945: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (important) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N): Cryptographic Issues. (CWE-310)


Apply SAT patch number 4662.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 55138

File Name: suse_11_libopenssl-devel-110606.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/06/15

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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

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: 2011/06/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1945

CWE: 310