Openswan < 2.6.37 Cryptographic Helper Use-After-Free Remote DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81053
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by a remote denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Openswan prior to version 2.6.37. It is, therefore, affected by a remote denial of service vulnerability due to a use-after-free flaw in the cryptographic helper handler. A remote attacker can exploit this issue to cause a denial of service.
SolutionUpgrade to Openswan version 2.6.37 or later.