openSUSE Security Update : libopenssl-devel (openSUSE-SU-2011:0634-1)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 75596


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of openssl fixes a timing attack. This attack can be used to obtain the private key of a TLS server whenever ECDSA signatures are used. CVE-2011-1945: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (important) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N): Cryptographic Issues (CWE-310)


Update the affected libopenssl-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 75596

File Name: suse_11_3_libopenssl-devel-110606.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenssl1_0_0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openssl, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/06/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1945