FreeBSD : OpenSSL -- Local Information Disclosure (7ccd4def-c1be-11e3-9d09-000c2980a9f3)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 73487


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


OpenSSL reports :

A flaw in the implementation of Montgomery Ladder Approach would create a side-channel that leaks sensitive timing information.

A local attacker might be able to snoop a signing process and might recover the signing key from it.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 73487

File Name: freebsd_pkg_7ccd4defc1be11e39d09000c2980a9f3.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/04/14

Modified: 2016/07/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 1.9

Temporal Score: 1.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mingw32-openssl, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:openssl, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/04/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0076

BID: 66363, 66690

OSVDB: 104810, 105465

FreeBSD: SA-14:06.openssl