FreeBSD : mbedTLS/PolarSSL -- multiple vulnerabilities (5d280761-6bcf-11e5-9909-002590263bf5)

High Nessus Plugin ID 86277


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


ARM Limited reports :

Florian Weimar from Red Hat published on Lenstra's RSA-CRT attach for PKCS#1 v1.5 signatures. These releases include countermeasures against that attack.

Fabian Foerg of Gotham Digital Science found a possible client-side NULL pointer dereference, using the AFL Fuzzer. This dereference can only occur when misusing the API, although a fix has still been implemented.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86277

File Name: freebsd_pkg_5d2807616bcf11e59909002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/10/06

Modified: 2015/10/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mbedtls, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:polarssl, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:polarssl13, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/10/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/09/18