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.

Read the story in the news.


About MIT
IT Security Awareness Consultant and Communications Specialist at MIT

Comments are closed.

%d bloggers like this: