OpenSSL 0.9.8s / 1.0.0f DTLS Denial of Service

Medium Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 801054


The remote web server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


OpenSSL version 0.9.8s and 1.0.0f are potentially affected by a flaw in the implementation of the fix for CVE-2011-4108. The Datagram Transport Layer Security (DTLS) implementation is vulnerable to a denial of service attack.


Upgrade to OpenSSL 0.9.8t, 1.0.0g, or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 801054

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2012/01/20

Nessus ID: 57711, 57712

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/01/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0050

BID: 51563