SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libopenssl (SAT Patch Number 5808)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 58031
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Synopsis

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

Description

This update of OpenSSL fixes a Denial of Services issue that could be triggered via unspecified vectors. (CVE-2012-0050)

Also, the SHA256 and SHA512 algorithms are now enabled by default.

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 5808.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=742821

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=743344

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0050.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 58031

File Name: suse_11_libopenssl-devel-120209.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/20/2012

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

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: 2/9/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0050