GLSA-201702-07 : OpenSSL: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-07
(OpenSSL: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSL. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker is able to crash applications linked against OpenSSL
or could obtain sensitive private-key information via an attack against
the Diffie-Hellman (DH) ciphersuite.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All OpenSSL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/openssl-1.0.2k'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97183 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7055

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