FreeBSD : OpenSSL -- Remote Data Injection / DoS (0b8d7194-ca88-11e3-9d8d-c80aa9043978)

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 :

Applications that use SSL_MODE_RELEASE_BUFFERS, such as nginx, are
prone to a race condition which may allow a remote attacker to inject
random data into other connections.

See also :

https://rt.openssl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=2167
http://www.tedunangst.com/flak/post/analysis-of-openssl-freelist-reuse
http://www.nessus.org/u?2a685efc

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73661 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66801

CVE ID: CVE-2010-5298

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