Security update for openssl (important)

ID SUSE-SU-2016:2458-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2016-10-05T18:09:41


This update for openssl fixes the following issues:

OpenSSL Security Advisory [22 Sep 2016] (bsc#999665)

Severity: High * OCSP Status Request extension unbounded memory growth (CVE-2016-6304) (bsc#999666)

Severity: Low * Pointer arithmetic undefined behavior (CVE-2016-2177) (bsc#982575) * Constant time flag not preserved in DSA signing (CVE-2016-2178) (bsc#983249) * DTLS buffered message DoS (CVE-2016-2179) (bsc#994844) * DTLS replay protection DoS (CVE-2016-2181) (bsc#994749) * OOB write in BN_bn2dec() (CVE-2016-2182) (bsc#993819) * Birthday attack against 64-bit block ciphers (SWEET32) (CVE-2016-2183) (bsc#995359) * Malformed SHA512 ticket DoS (CVE-2016-6302) (bsc#995324) * OOB write in MDC2_Update() (CVE-2016-6303) (bsc#995377) * Certificate message OOB reads (CVE-2016-6306) (bsc#999668)

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Bugs fixed: * Update expired S/MIME certs (bsc#979475) * Fix crash in print_notice (bsc#998190) * Resume reading from /dev/urandom when interrupted by a signal (bsc#995075)