FreeBSD : libressl -- NULL pointer dereference (215e740e-9c56-11e5-90e7-b499baebfeaf)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 87269


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


The OpenBSD project reports :

A NULL pointer deference could be triggered by a crafted certificate sent to services configured to verify client certificates on TLS/SSL connections.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 87269

File Name: freebsd_pkg_215e740e9c5611e590e7b499baebfeaf.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/12/09

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/12/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/12/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3194