SSL/TLS Null Cipher Suites Supported

Medium Web Application Scanning Plugin ID 112537

Synopsis

SSL/TLS Null Cipher Suites Supported

Description

The remote host supports the use of SSL/TLS ciphers that offer no encryption at all.

Solution

Reconfigure the affected application, if possible to avoid the use of null ciphers.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 112537

Type: remote

Family: SSL/TLS

Published: 2019/01/18

Updated: 2019/01/18

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

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

Reference Information

CWE: 319

WASC: Insufficient Transport Layer Protection

OWASP: 2010-A9, 2013-A6, 2017-A3