OracleVM 3.2 : openssl (OVMSA-2014-0039) (POODLE)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79554


The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- add support for fallback SCSV to partially mitigate (CVE-2014-3566) (padding attack on SSL3)

- fix CVE-2014-0221 - recursion in DTLS code leading to DoS

- fix CVE-2014-3505 - doublefree in DTLS packet processing

- fix CVE-2014-3506 - avoid memory exhaustion in DTLS

- fix CVE-2014-3508 - fix OID handling to avoid information leak

- fix CVE-2014-3510 - fix DoS in anonymous (EC)DH handling in DTLS

- fix for CVE-2014-0224 - SSL/TLS MITM vulnerability

- replace expired GlobalSign Root CA certificate in ca-bundle.crt


Update the affected openssl package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79554

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2014-0039.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/11/26

Modified: 2017/02/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 3.1

Temporal Score: 2.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:openssl, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/11

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0221, CVE-2014-0224, CVE-2014-3505, CVE-2014-3506, CVE-2014-3508, CVE-2014-3510, CVE-2014-3566

BID: 67899, 67901, 69075, 69076, 69081, 69082, 70574

OSVDB: 107729, 107732, 109892, 109893, 109894, 109895, 113251