000030278 - Information regarding the OpenSSL vulnerability CVE-2015-0291 in RSA Security Analytics 10.4.x and above

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Article Number000030278
Applies ToRSA Product Set: Security Analytics
RSA Version/Condition: 10.4.x
Platform: CentOS
O/S Version: EL6
 
OSCentOS 6
CVE IDCVE-2015-0291
Article SummaryThe sigalgs implementation in t1_lib.c in OpenSSL 1.0.2 before 1.0.2a allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by using an invalid signature_algorithms extension in the ClientHello message during a renegotiation. CVSS Severity: 5.0 MEDIUM
Link to Advisorieshttps://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0291
https://openssl.org/news/secadv_20150319.txt
 
Alert ImpactNot Applicable
Technical DetailsFalse positive
Technical Details ExplanationThe vulnerability in CVE-2015-0291 does not affect RSA Security Analytics 10.4.x and above, as the appliance are required to use CentOS 6.
According to RedHat, this issue does not affect the OpenSSL version shipped with CentOS 6 (CentOS 6 is based on RHEL 6).

 

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