FreeBSD : OpenSSL ChangeCipherSpec denial-of-service vulnerability (132)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: openssl-beta

See also :

http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=35658
http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=843
http://drupal.org/node/53806
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200505-07.xml
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-45.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-46.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-47.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-48.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-49.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-50.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-51.html
http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20040317.txt
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/68233cba-7774-11d8-89ed-0020ed76ef5a.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 12588 (freebsd_openssl_changecipherspec.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 9899

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0079

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