OpenSSL fixes DoS flaw introduced by critical DTLS patch

    Date23 Jan 2012
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    The OpenSSL Project has released new versions of the popular OpenSSL library in order to address a denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability that was introduced by a critical patch issued on Jan. 6. "A flaw in the fix to CVE-2011-4108 can be exploited in a denial of service attack," the OpenSSL developers warned in a newly published advisory. The issue has been addressed in the new OpenSSL 1.0.0g and 0.9.8t versions released on Wednesday.
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