FreeBSD : OpenSSL -- multiple vulnerabilities (d455708a-e3d3-11e6-9940-b499baebfeaf)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96821


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


The OpenSSL project reports :

- Truncated packet could crash via OOB read (CVE-2017-3731)

- Bad (EC)DHE parameters cause a client crash (CVE-2017-3730)

- BN_mod_exp may produce incorrect results on x86_64 (CVE-2017-3732)

- Montgomery multiplication may produce incorrect results (CVE-2016-7055)


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96821

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d455708ae3d311e69940b499baebfeaf.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.14 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/01/27

Modified: 2018/01/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-c6-openssl, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-c7-openssl-libs, 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: 2017/01/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7055, CVE-2017-3730, CVE-2017-3731, CVE-2017-3732

FreeBSD: SA-17:02.openssl