SuSE 10 Security Update : openssl (ZYPP Patch Number 8112)

High Nessus Plugin ID 59237


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


This update of openssl fixes an integer conversation issue which could cause a heap-based memory corruption. (CVE-2012-2110)

Additionally, a check for negative buffer length values was added (CVE-2012-2131) and a memory leak when creating public keys fixed.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8112.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59237

File Name: suse_openssl-8112.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/05/23

Modified: 2013/05/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

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: 2012/05/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2110, CVE-2012-2131