FreeBSD : logstash-forwarder and logstash -- susceptibility to POODLE vulnerability (ad4d3871-1a0d-11e5-b43d-002590263bf5)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Elastic reports :

The combination of Logstash Forwarder and Lumberjack input (and
output) was vulnerable to the POODLE attack in SSLv3 protocol. We have
disabled SSLv3 for this combination and set the minimum version to be
TLSv1.0. We have added this vulnerability to our CVE page and are
working on filling out the CVE.

Thanks to Tray Torrance, Marc Chadwick, and David Arena for reporting
this.

SSLv3 is no longer supported; TLS 1.0+ is required (compatible with
Logstash 1.4.2+).

See also :

https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=201065
https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=201065
https://www.elastic.co/blog/logstash-1-4-3-released
https://www.elastic.co/blog/logstash-forwarder-0-4-0-released
http://www.nessus.org/u?a8b195de

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84382 ()

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