Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openssl0.9.8 (MDVSA-2012:064)

High Nessus Plugin ID 58865


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


It was discovered that the fix for CVE-2012-2110 (MDVSA-2012:060) was not sufficient to correct the issue for OpenSSL 0.9.8.

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 0.9.8w version which is not vulnerable to this issue.


Update the affected lib64openssl0.9.8 and / or libopenssl0.9.8 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 58865

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2012-064.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/04/25

Modified: 2015/09/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64openssl0.9.8, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libopenssl0.9.8, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/04/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2131

BID: 53212

MDVSA: 2012:064