SUSE SLES10 Security Update : OpenSSL (SUSE-SU-2014:1387-1) (POODLE)

High Nessus Plugin ID 83641


The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This OpenSSL update fixes the following issues :

- Session Ticket Memory Leak (CVE-2014-3567)

- Build option no-ssl3 is incomplete ((CVE-2014-3568)

- Add support for TLS_FALLBACK_SCSV to mitigate CVE-2014-3566 (POODLE)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected OpenSSL packages

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83641

File Name: suse_SU-2014-1387-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/05/20

Modified: 2016/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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


Base Score: 3.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:openssl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:openssl-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:openssl-doc, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:10

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3566, CVE-2014-3567, CVE-2014-3568

BID: 70574, 70585, 70586

OSVDB: 113251, 113374, 113377