GLSA-201412-39 : OpenSSL: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 80244
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-39 (OpenSSL: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSL. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker may be able to cause a Denial of Service condition, perform Man-in-the-Middle attacks, obtain sensitive information, or bypass security restrictions.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll OpenSSL 1.0.1 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/openssl-1.0.1j' All OpenSSL 0.9.8 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/openssl-0.9.8z_p2' Packages which depend on this library may need to be recompiled. Tools such as revdep-rebuild may assist in identifying these packages.