openSUSE Security Update : openssl (openSUSE-SU-2012:0547-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74605

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

The implementation of Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) and PKCS #7 in OpenSSL was vulnerable to a Million Message Attack (MMA) adaptive chosen ciphertext attack (CVE-2012-0884).

Solution

Update the affected openssl packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=749735

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=751977

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-04/msg00054.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74605

File Name: openSUSE-2012-242.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openssl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openssl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openssl-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/04/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/03/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0884