Debian DLA-1157-1 : openssl security update
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104481
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA security vulnerability was discovered in OpenSSL, the Secure Sockets Layer toolkit.
It was discovered that OpenSSL is prone to a one-byte buffer overread while parsing a malformed IPAddressFamily extension in an X.509 certificate.
Details can be found in the upstream advisory:
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 1.0.1t-1+deb7u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your openssl packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.