openSUSE Security Update : openssl (openSUSE-SU-2014:1052-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 77317
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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This openssl update fixes the following security issues :

- openssl 1.0.1i

- Information leak in pretty printing functions (CVE-2014-3508)

- Crash with SRP ciphersuite in Server Hello message (CVE-2014-5139)

- Race condition in ssl_parse_serverhello_tlsext (CVE-2014-3509)

- Double Free when processing DTLS packets (CVE-2014-3505)

- DTLS memory exhaustion (CVE-2014-3506)

- DTLS memory leak from zero-length fragments (CVE-2014-3507)

- OpenSSL DTLS anonymous EC(DH) denial of service (CVE-2014-3510)

- OpenSSL TLS protocol downgrade attack (CVE-2014-3511)

- SRP buffer overrun (CVE-2014-3512)


Update the affected openssl packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77317

File Name: openSUSE-2014-509.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/22/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

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:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/13/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3505, CVE-2014-3506, CVE-2014-3507, CVE-2014-3508, CVE-2014-3509, CVE-2014-3510, CVE-2014-3511, CVE-2014-3512, CVE-2014-5139