openSUSE Security Update : polarssl (openSUSE-SU-2015:0186-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 81138


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


polarssl was updated to fix a remote attack using crafted certificates. (boo#913903, CVE-2015-1182)


Update the affected polarssl packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 81138

File Name: openSUSE-2015-88.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/02/03

Modified: 2015/03/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpolarssl7, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpolarssl7-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:polarssl-devel, 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: 2015/01/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1182