OpenSSL 1.1.0 < 1.1.0h AVX2 Montgomery Multiplication Private Key Derivation Weakness

medium Nessus Plugin ID 105292


A service running on the remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


According to its banner, the version of OpenSSL running on the remote host is 1.1.0 prior to 1.1.0h. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


Apply the vendor patch or upgrade to OpenSSL version 1.1.0h or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105292

File Name: openssl_1_1_0h.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 12/15/2017

Updated: 11/12/2019

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-3738


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.9

Temporal Score: 5.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:openssl:openssl

Required KB Items: openssl/port

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/7/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/7/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-3738, CVE-2018-0739

BID: 102118, 103518