FreeBSD : wolfssl -- DDoS amplification in DTLS (3d1372e1-7822-4fd8-b56e-5ee832afbd96)

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


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Sebastian Ramacher identified an error in wolfSSL's implementation of
the server side of the DTLS handshake, which could be abused for DDoS
amplification or a DoS on the DTLS server itself.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?47455675
https://github.com/IAIK/wolfSSL-DoS
http://www.nessus.org/u?81881eb2

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93443 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6925

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