GLSA-201601-05 : OpenSSL: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88586
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201601-05 (OpenSSL: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSL. Please review the upstream advisory and CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Note that the list includes CVE identifiers for an older OpenSSL Security Advisory (3 Dec 2015) for which we have not issued a GLSA before.
A remote attacker could disclose a server’s private DH exponent, or complete SSLv2 handshakes using ciphers that have been disabled on the server.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll OpenSSL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/openssl-1.0.2f'