FreeBSD : OpenSSL -- multiple vulnerabilities (43eaa656-80bc-11e6-bf52-b499baebfeaf)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 93674


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


OpenSSL reports :

High: OCSP Status Request extension unbounded memory growth

SSL_peek() hang on empty record

SWEET32 Mitigation

OOB write in MDC2_Update()

Malformed SHA512 ticket DoS

OOB write in BN_bn2dec()

OOB read in TS_OBJ_print_bio()

Pointer arithmetic undefined behaviour

Constant time flag not preserved in DSA signing

DTLS buffered message DoS

DTLS replay protection DoS

Certificate message OOB reads

Excessive allocation of memory in tls_get_message_header()

Excessive allocation of memory in dtls1_preprocess_fragment()

NB: LibreSSL is only affected by CVE-2016-6304


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 93674

File Name: freebsd_pkg_43eaa65680bc11e6bf52b499baebfeaf.nasl

Version: 2.10

Type: local

Published: 9/23/2016

Updated: 1/4/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-c6-openssl, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:openssl, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:openssl-devel, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 9/22/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/22/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2177, CVE-2016-2178, CVE-2016-2179, CVE-2016-2180, CVE-2016-2181, CVE-2016-2182, CVE-2016-2183, CVE-2016-6302, CVE-2016-6303, CVE-2016-6304, CVE-2016-6305, CVE-2016-6306, CVE-2016-6307, CVE-2016-6308

FreeBSD: SA-16:26.openssl