Security update for openssl

SUSE Security Update: Security update for openssl
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:1360-1
Rating: important
References: #968050 #973223 #976942 #976943 #977614 #977615 #977617
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS

  • An update that solves 5 vulnerabilities and has two fixes is now available.


    This update for OpenSSL fixes the following security issues:

    • CVE-2016-2105: EVP_EncodeUpdate overflow (bsc#977614)
    • CVE-2016-2106: EVP_EncryptUpdate overflow (bsc#977615)
    • CVE-2016-2108: Memory corruption in the ASN.1 encoder (bsc#977617)
    • CVE-2016-2109: ASN.1 BIO excessive memory allocation (bsc#976942)
    • CVE-2016-0702: Side channel attack on modular exponentiation "CacheBleed" (bsc#968050)

    Additionally, the following non-security issues have been fixed:

    • Fix buffer overrun in ASN1_parse. (bsc#976943)
    • Allow weak DH groups. (bsc#973223)

    Security Issues:

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):
      • openssl-0.9.8a-18.96.1
      • openssl-devel-0.9.8a-18.96.1
      • openssl-doc-0.9.8a-18.96.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (s390x x86_64):
      • openssl-32bit-0.9.8a-18.96.1
      • openssl-devel-32bit-0.9.8a-18.96.1