F5 Networks BIG-IP : OpenSSL vulnerability (K52349521)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 93201
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionThe doapr_outch function in crypto/bio/b_print.c in OpenSSL 1.0.1 before 1.0.1s and 1.0.2 before 1.0.2g does not verify that a certain memory allocation succeeds, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write or memory consumption) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a long string, as demonstrated by a large amount of ASN.1 data, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0799. (CVE-2016-2842)
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K52349521.