Fedora 15 : openssl-1.0.0i-1.fc15 (2012-6395)

high Nessus Plugin ID 59071
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Upstream security update fixing CVE-2012-2110 - memory corruption in when reading ASN.1 structures through BIO interface.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected openssl package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=814185

http://www.nessus.org/u?b8f98300

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59071

File Name: fedora_2012-6395.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/11/2012

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssl, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/22/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2110

BID: 53158

FEDORA: 2012-6395