OracleVM 3.3 : openssl (OVMSA-2015-0070)

High Nessus Plugin ID 84203


The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.


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

- improved fix for (CVE-2015-1791)

- add missing parts of CVE-2015-0209 fix for corectness although unexploitable

- fix CVE-2014-8176 - invalid free in DTLS buffering code

- fix CVE-2015-1789 - out-of-bounds read in X509_cmp_time

- fix CVE-2015-1790 - PKCS7 crash with missing EncryptedContent

- fix CVE-2015-1791 - race condition handling NewSessionTicket

- fix CVE-2015-1792 - CMS verify infinite loop with unknown hash function

- fix CVE-2015-3216 - regression in RAND locking that can cause segfaults on read in multithreaded applications


Update the affected openssl package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 84203

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2015-0070.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/06/16

Modified: 2017/02/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

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: 2015/06/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8176, CVE-2015-0209, CVE-2015-1789, CVE-2015-1790, CVE-2015-1791, CVE-2015-1792, CVE-2015-3216

BID: 73196, 73239, 75154, 75156, 75157, 75159, 75161, 75219

OSVDB: 118817, 122875, 123006, 123173, 123174, 123175, 123176