FreeBSD : wolfssl -- leakage of private key information (331eabb3-85b1-466a-a2af-66ac864d395a)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 93442


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Florian Weimer of Redhat discovered that an optimization in RSA signature validation can result in disclosure of the server's private key under certain fault conditions.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 93442

File Name: freebsd_pkg_331eabb385b1466aa2af66ac864d395a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/09/13

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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


Base Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/01/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/09/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7744