F5 Networks BIG-IP : OpenSSL vulnerability (K15158)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 78163
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionThe DTLS retransmission implementation in OpenSSL 1.0.0 before 1.0.0l and 1.0.1 before 1.0.1f does not properly maintain data structures for digest and encryption contexts, which might allow man-in-the-middle attackers to trigger the use of a different context and cause a denial of service (application crash) by interfering with packet delivery, related to ssl/d1_both.c and ssl/t1_enc.c. (CVE-2013-6450)
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K15158.