OpenSSL < 0.9.2b Session Reuse

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote server is vulnerable to an SSL session reuse attack.

Description :

According to its banner, the remote server is running a version of
OpenSSL that is earlier than 0.9.2b.

A remote attacker could reuse an SSL session under a different context
and bypass access control mechanisms based on client certificates.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to OpenSSL 0.9.8s or later as the 0.9.2 branch is no longer

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 17798 ()

Bugtraq ID: 82466

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0428

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