SuSE 11.3 Security Update : OpenSSL (SAT Patch Number 9598)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 77299
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Synopsis

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

Description

This OpenSSL update fixes the following security issue :

- Information leak in pretty printing functions.
(CVE-2014-3508). (bnc#890764)

- Double Free when processing DTLS packets.
(CVE-2014-3505). (bnc#890767)

- DTLS memory exhaustion. (CVE-2014-3506). (bnc#890768)

- DTLS memory leak from zero-length fragments.
(CVE-2014-3507). (bnc#890769)

- DTLS anonymous EC(DH) denial of service (CVE-2014-3510).
(bnc#890770)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 9598.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=890764

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=890767

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=890768

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=890769

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=890770

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3505.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3506.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3507.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3508.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3510.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77299

File Name: suse_11_libopenssl-devel-140812.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/21/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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:libopenssl0_9_8-hmac, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libopenssl0_9_8-hmac-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: 8/12/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3505, CVE-2014-3506, CVE-2014-3507, CVE-2014-3508, CVE-2014-3510