Intrusion Prevention

OpenSSL.Elliptic.Curve.Binary.Polynomial.Field.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service Vulnerability in OpenSSL.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable application handles a maliciously crafted SSL/TLS record. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on affected systems.

Affected Products

OpenSSL 1.0.2
OpenSSL 1.0.1
OpenSSL 1.0.0d and earlier
OpenSSL 0.9.8r and earlier

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://openssl.org/news/secadv_20150611.txt

CVE References

CVE-2015-1788