OpenSSL ASN.1 Parser Multiple Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a heap corruption vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host seems to be running a version of OpenSSL that is older
than 0.9.6k or 0.9.7c.

There is a heap corruption bug in this version that might be exploited
by an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host with the
privileges of the remote service.

Solution :

If you are running OpenSSL, upgrade to version 0.9.6k or 0.9.7c or

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 11875 ()

Bugtraq ID: 8732

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0543