IBM Global Security Kit 7 < / 8.0.14.x < / 8.0.50.x < Multiple Vulnerabilities (Linux)

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Synopsis :

The remote Linux host has a library installed that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote Linux host has a version of IBM Global Security Kit prior
to / / It is, therefore, affected by the
following vulnerabilities :

- An error exists related to the implementation of the
Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (ECDSA) that
could allow nonce disclosure via the 'FLUSH+RELOAD'
cache side-channel attack. (CVE-2014-0076)

- A denial of service vulnerability exists which an
attacker can exploit by sending a specially crafted SSL
request to cause the host to become unresponsive.

See also :

Solution :

Apply GSKit / / or later or apply the
appropriate patch referenced in the advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: General

Nessus Plugin ID: 74288 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66363

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0076