FreeBSD : libtomcrypt -- weak signature scheme with ECC keys (a78299e7-9ef3-11da-b410-000e0c2e438a)
High Nessus Plugin ID 21489
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionThe Secure Science Corporation reports that libtomcrypt is vulnerable to a weak signature scheme. This allows an attacker to create a valid random signature and use that to sign arbitrary messages without requiring the private key.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.