Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openssl (MDVSA-2012:011)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57724
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in openssl :
OpenSSL 0.9.8s and 1.0.0f does not properly support DTLS applications, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via unspecified vectors. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2011-4108 (CVE-2012-0050).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
The openssl0.9.8 packages for 2010.2 have been upgraded to the 0.9.8t version which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.