Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Debian Local Security Checks >> [DSA996] DSA-996-1 libcrypt-cbc-perl


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA996] DSA-996-1 libcrypt-cbc-perl

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-996-1 libcrypt-cbc-perl

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Lincoln Stein discovered that the Perl Crypt::CBC module produces weak
ciphertext when used with block encryption algorithms with blocksize >
8 bytes.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain a Crypt::CBC module.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.12-1sarge1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.17-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libcrypt-cbc-perl package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-996
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2007 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

2TB WD Sentinel DX4000 Windows Storage Server iSCSI NAS BACKUP MicroServer
$4.25
2TB WD Sentinel DX4000 Windows Storage Server iSCSI NAS BACKUP MicroServer  pictureHP N36L Microserver 1.3GHz Motherboard 620826-001 613775-001 613775-001 2GB RAM
$50.0
HP N36L Microserver 1.3GHz Motherboard 620826-001 613775-001 613775-001 2GB RAM pictureOpen Micro Server OMS-AL400 128 Japan Plat Home
$15.0
Open Micro Server OMS-AL400 128 Japan Plat Home pictureHP PROLIANT MICROSERVER G8 E3-1220LV2 2.3GHZ 4GB 3 X 800GB SSD
$1729.0
HP PROLIANT MICROSERVER G8 E3-1220LV2 2.3GHZ 4GB 3 X 800GB SSD picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.