Intrusion Prevention

OpenSSL.AES.CBC.Padding.Oracle.Information.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against an Information Disclosure Vulnerability in OpenSSL.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when vulnerable application handles connections uses an AES CBC cipher. A MITM attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a padding attack to decrypt traffic.

Affected Products

OpenSSL Project OpenSSL prior to 1.0.2h
OpenSSL Project OpenSSL prior to 1.0.1t

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/20160503.txt

CVE References

CVE-2016-2107