Vulnerability Details

Multiple Vulnerabilities in OpenSSL (January 2015) Affecting Cisco Products

Published: 2016-05-10 08:55:20
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

See the referenced vendor advisory for a solution.

Multiple Cisco products incorporate a version of the OpenSSL Linux Distribution Package affected by one or more vulnerabilities that could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to cause a denial of service condition or perform a man-in-the-middle attack. On January 8, 2015, the OpenSSL Project released a security advisory detailing eight distinct vulnerabilities. The vulnerabilities are referenced in this document as follows: - CVE-2014-3571: OpenSSL DTLS Message Processing Denial of Service Vulnerability - CVE-2015-0206: OpenSSL dtls1_buffer_record Function DTLS Message Processing Denial of Service Vulnerability - CVE-2014-3569: OpenSSL no-ssl3 Option NULL Pointer Dereference Vulnerability - CVE-2014-3572: OpenSSL Elliptic Curve Cryptographic Downgrade Vulnerability - CVE-2015-0204: OpenSSL RSA Temporary Key Cryptographic Downgrade Vulnerability - CVE-2015-0205: OpenSSL Diffie-Hellman Certificate Validation Authentication Bypass Vulnerability - CVE-2014-8275: OpenSSL Certificate Fingerprint Validation Vulnerability - CVE-2014-3570: OpenSSL BN_sql Function Incorrect Mathematical Results Issue Cisco will release software updates that address these vulnerabilities. Workarounds that mitigate these vulnerabilities may be available.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)


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