FreeBSD : Several Security Defects in the Bouncy Castle Crypto APIs (89cf8cd2-0698-11e7-aa3f-001b216d295b)

High Nessus Plugin ID 97688


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


The Legion of the Bouncy Castle reports :

Release: 1.56

2.1.4 Security Related Changes and CVE's Addressed by this Release:


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 97688

File Name: freebsd_pkg_89cf8cd2069811e7aa3f001b216d295b.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/03/13

Modified: 2017/03/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:bouncycastle15, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/03/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/12/23