SuSE 11.3 Security Update : gnutls (SAT Patch Number 9320)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74321

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

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

Description

GnuTLS has been patched to ensure proper parsing of session ids during the TLS/SSL handshake. Additionally, three issues inherited from libtasn1 have been fixed.

Further information is available at http://www.gnutls.org/security.html#GNUTLS-SA-2014-3

These security issues have been fixed :

- Possible memory corruption during connect.
(CVE-2014-3466)

- Multiple boundary check issues could allow DoS.
(CVE-2014-3467)

- asn1_get_bit_der() can return negative bit length.
(CVE-2014-3468)

- Possible DoS by NULL pointer dereference (CVE-2014-3469)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 9320.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=880730

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=880910

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3466.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3467.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3468.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3469.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74321

File Name: suse_11_gnutls-140603.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/05

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:gnutls, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libgnutls-extra26, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libgnutls26, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libgnutls26-32bit, 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: 2014/06/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3466, CVE-2014-3467, CVE-2014-3468, CVE-2014-3469