FreeBSD : OpenSSL -- TLS 1.1, 1.2 denial of service (00b0d8cd-7097-11e2-98d9-003067c2616f)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 64488


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


OpenSSL security team reports :

A flaw in the OpenSSL handling of CBC mode ciphersuites in TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2 on AES-NI supporting platforms can be exploited in a DoS attack.

A flaw in the OpenSSL handling of OCSP response verification can be exploited in a denial of service attack.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64488

File Name: freebsd_pkg_00b0d8cd709711e298d9003067c2616f.nasl

Version: 1.22

Type: local

Published: 2/7/2013

Updated: 12/5/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


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: 2/6/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/5/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2686, CVE-2013-0166, CVE-2013-0169