Intrusion Prevention

TLS.Cross.Protocol.Attack.SSL2.DROWN

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Cryptographic vulnerability in SSL/TLS protocol.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the application when it handles maliciously crafted ssl2 messages. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain unauthorized access to sensitive information.

Affected Products

OpenSSL 1.0.2 prior to 1.0.2g
OpenSSL 1.0.1 prior to 1.0.1s

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor
https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20160301.txt

CVE References

CVE-2016-0800