SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenSSL (ZYPP Patch Number 7923)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57570


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


Various security vulnerabilities have been fixed in OpenSSL :

- DTLS plaintext recovery attack. (CVE-2011-4108)

- double-free in Policy Checks. (CVE-2011-4109)

- uninitialized SSL 3.0 padding. (CVE-2011-4576)

- malformed RFC 3779 data can cause assertion failures.

- SGC restart DoS attack (CVE-2011-4619)


Apply ZYPP patch number 7923.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57570

File Name: suse_openssl-7923.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/01/17

Modified: 2012/06/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2012/01/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4108, CVE-2011-4109, CVE-2011-4576, CVE-2011-4577, CVE-2011-4619