FreeBSD : OpenSSL -- Local Information Disclosure (7ccd4def-c1be-11e3-9d09-000c2980a9f3)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

OpenSSL reports :

A flaw in the implementation of Montgomery Ladder Approach would
create a side-channel that leaks sensitive timing information.

A local attacker might be able to snoop a signing process and might
recover the signing key from it.

See also :

https://www.openssl.org/news/vulnerabilities.html#2014-0076
http://www.nessus.org/u?df66b2cd

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73487 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66363
66690

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0076

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