GLSA-201712-03 : OpenSSL: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105263
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201712-03 (OpenSSL: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSL. Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition, recover a private key in unlikely circumstances, circumvent security restrictions to perform unauthorized actions, or gain access to sensitive information.
There are no known workarounds at this time.
SolutionAll OpenSSL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/openssl-1.0.2n'