FreeBSD : OpenSSL -- DTLS Denial of Service (5c5f19ce-43af-11e1-89b4-001ec9578670)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57628


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


The OpenSSL Team reports :

A flaw in the fix to CVE-2011-4108 can be exploited in a denial of service attack. Only DTLS applications using OpenSSL 1.0.0f and 0.9.8s are affected.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57628

File Name: freebsd_pkg_5c5f19ce43af11e189b4001ec9578670.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/01/23

Modified: 2015/09/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:openssl, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/01/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0050