openSUSE Security Update : slrn (openSUSE-2017-459) (POODLE)

low Nessus Plugin ID 99297
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for slrn contains one security improvement :

- CVE-2014-3566: Disable SSLv3 to prevent POODLE attack (boo#1031023)

The version 1.0.3 also contains a number of display and message processing improvements.


Update the affected slrn packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 99297

File Name: openSUSE-2017-459.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/12/2017

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 3.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slrn, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slrn-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slrn-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slrn-lang, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 4/11/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/15/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3566