OpenSSL Project Fixes 12 Security Issues

The OpenSSL Project has released fixes to address a dozen flaws in the open source cryptographic protocol implementation (OpenSSL Security Advisory). One of the vulnerabilities has been classified as high severity; it could be exploited to cause denial-of-service (DoS) conditions.

Users should update, however it’s nowhere near serious as Heartbleed was.

Who this affects: clients that connect to an OpenSSL 1.0.2 server. Earlier versions of OpenSSL are not affected.

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