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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200510-11
(OpenSSL: SSL 2.0 protocol rollback)
Applications setting the SSL_OP_MSIE_SSLV2_RSA_PADDING option (or the
SSL_OP_ALL option, that implies it) can be forced by a third-party to
fallback to the less secure SSL 2.0 protocol, even if both parties
support the more secure SSL 3.0 or TLS 1.0 protocols.
A man-in-the-middle attacker can weaken the encryption used to
communicate between two parties, potentially revealing sensitive
If possible, disable the use of SSL 2.0 in all OpenSSL-enabled
See also :
All OpenSSL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose dev-libs/openssl
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 20031 (gentoo_GLSA-200510-11.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-2969
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