FreeBSD : py-cryptography -- vulnerable HKDF key generation (e5dcb942-ba6f-11e6-b1cf-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Alex Gaynor reports :

Fixed a bug where ``HKDF`` would return an empty byte-string if used
with a ``length`` less than ``algorithm.digest_size``.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95515 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9243

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