SuSE 11.1 Security Update : openssl (SAT Patch Number 6245)

high Nessus Plugin ID 64184
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Synopsis

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

Description

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 the stack made non-executable by marking the enhanced Intel SSSE3 assembler code as not needing executable stack.

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 6245.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=755395

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=758060

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2110.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2131.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64184

File Name: suse_11_libopenssl-devel-120503.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/25/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/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: 5/3/2012

Reference Information

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