FreeBSD : PolarSSL -- Security Fix Backports (d3216606-2b47-11e5-a668-080027ef73ec)

High Nessus Plugin ID 84783


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Paul Bakker reports :

PolarSSL 1.2.14 fixes one remotely-triggerable issues that was found by the Codenomicon Defensics tool, one potential remote crash and countermeasures against the 'Lucky 13 strikes back' cache-based attack.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 84783

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d32166062b4711e5a668080027ef73ec.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/07/16

Modified: 2015/07/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:polarssl, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/06/26