OracleVM 3.3 : openssl (OVMSA-2015-0005) (FREAK)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80929


The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.


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

- fix CVE-2014-3570 - incorrect computation in BN_sqr

- fix CVE-2014-3571 - possible crash in dtls1_get_record

- fix CVE-2014-3572 - possible downgrade of ECDH ciphersuite to non-PFS state

- fix CVE-2014-8275 - various certificate fingerprint issues

- fix CVE-2015-0204 - remove support for RSA ephemeral keys for non-export ciphersuites and on server

- fix CVE-2015-0205 - do not allow unauthenticated client DH certificate

- fix CVE-2015-0206 - possible memory leak when buffering DTLS records

- use FIPS approved method for computation of d in RSA


Update the affected openssl package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80929

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2015-0005.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Published: 2015/01/23

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:openssl, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/01/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3570, CVE-2014-3571, CVE-2014-3572, CVE-2014-8275, CVE-2015-0204, CVE-2015-0205, CVE-2015-0206

BID: 71935, 71936, 71937, 71939, 71940, 71941, 71942, 74107, 75769