openSUSE Security Update : libserf (openSUSE-SU-2014:1395-1) (POODLE)

low Nessus Plugin ID 79222
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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


libserf was updated to disable SSLv2 and SSLv3. 	 libserf was updated to version 1.3.8 on openSUSE 13.1 and 13.2. This release also fixes a problem with handling very large gzip-encoded HTTP responses.

For openSUSE 12.3 libserf 1.1.1 was patched to disable SSLv2 and SSLv3.


Update the affected libserf packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 79222

File Name: openSUSE-2014-647.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 3.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libserf-1-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libserf-1-0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libserf-1-1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libserf-1-1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libserf-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libserf-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 11/3/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/15/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3566