OpenSSL 3.0 Protocol Vulnerability

Original release date: October 17, 2014

US-CERT is aware of a design vulnerability found in the way SSL 3.0 handles block cipher mode padding. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to decrypt and extract information from inside an encrypted transaction.

US-CERT recommends users and administrators review TA14-290A for additional information and apply any necessary updates to address this vulnerability.

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