SuSE 11.3 Security Update : openwsman (SAT Patch Number 9902)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 79332


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


This update adds a configuration option to disable SSLv2 and SSLv3 in openwsman. This is required to mitigate CVE-2014-3566.

To use the new option, edit /etc/openwsman/openwsman.conf and add the following line to the [server] section :

ssl_disabled_protocols = SSLv2 SSLv3


Apply SAT patch number 9902.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79332

File Name: suse_11_libwsman-devel-141021.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/19/2014

Updated: 6/28/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libwsman1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openwsman-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openwsman-server, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/21/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3566