Repost: Red Hat Security – POODLE SSL 3.0 vulnerability

POODLE – An SSL 3.0 Vulnerability (CVE-2014-3566)

Red Hat Product Security has been made aware of a vulnerability in the SSL 3.0 protocol, which has been assigned CVE-2014-3566. All implementations of SSL 3.0 are affected. This vulnerability allows a man-in-the-middle attacker to decrypt ciphertext using a padding oracle side-channel attack.

To mitigate this vulnerability, it is recommended that you explicitly disable SSL 3.0 in favor of TLS 1.1 or later in all affected packages.

Read the whole article via Red Hat Security.


Join Red Hat Developers, a developer program for you to learn, share, and code faster – and get access to Red Hat software for your development.  The developer program and software are both free!

 

    1. Hello and thank you for your email.

      I’m not able to find your reference “Click here to order these materials” on my repost. Can you supply more information?

      Thanks,

      Mike

Leave a Reply