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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74321


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


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

These security issues have been fixed :

- Possible memory corruption during connect.

- Multiple boundary check issues could allow DoS.

- asn1_get_bit_der() can return negative bit length.

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


Apply SAT patch number 9320.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74321

File Name: suse_11_gnutls-140603.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/05

Modified: 2014/06/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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