Websense Web Security Heartbeat Information Disclosure (Heartbleed)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 73759
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Synopsis

The remote host contains a web application that is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description

The version of Websense Web Security installed on the remote Windows host contains a bundled version of an OpenSSL DLL file. It is, therefore, affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

An out-of-bounds read error, known as the 'Heartbleed Bug', exists related to handling TLS heartbeat extensions that could allow an attacker to obtain sensitive information such as primary key material, secondary key material, and other protected content.

Solution

Refer to the vendor advisory and apply the necessary patch.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?60cf5c8e

http://www.heartbleed.com

https://eprint.iacr.org/2014/140

https://www.openssl.org/news/vulnerabilities.html#2014-0160

https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20140407.txt

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73759

File Name: websense_web_security_heartbleed.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 4/29/2014

Updated: 11/26/2019

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-0160

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:websense:triton_web_security

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/9/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/24/2014

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0160

BID: 66690

CERT: 720951

EDB-ID: 32745, 32764, 32791, 32998