SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenSSL (ZYPP Patch Number 7550)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 57234


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


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 ZYPP patch number 7550.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 57234

File Name: suse_openssl-7550.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2016/12/22

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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