IBM Domino SSLv3 Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption Vulnerability (POODLE)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 90512


The application installed on the remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The version of IBM Domino (formerly Lotus Domino) installed on the remote host is affected by a man-in-the-middle (MitM) information disclosure vulnerability, known as POODLE, due to the way SSL 3.0 handles padding bytes when decrypting messages encrypted using block ciphers in cipher block chaining (CBC) mode. A MitM attacker can decrypt a selected byte of a cipher text in as few as 256 tries if they are able to force a victim application to repeatedly send the same data over newly created SSL 3.0 connections.


Upgrade IBM Domino according to the advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 90512

File Name: ibm_domino_swg21693142.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2016/04/14

Modified: 2016/04/15

Dependencies: 55818

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:TF/RC:UR

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:domino

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM Domino

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/12/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/10/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3566

BID: 70574

OSVDB: 113251

CERT: 577193