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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-6329: Security patch for openvpn (ALAS-2016-750)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-6329: Security patch for openvpn (ALAS-2016-750)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
09/27/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/01/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

OpenVPN, when using a 64-bit block cipher, makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain cleartext data via a birthday attack against a long-duration encrypted session, as demonstrated by an HTTP-over-OpenVPN session using Blowfish in CBC mode, aka a "Sweet32" attack.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openvpn

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openvpn

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