Vulnerability in OpenSSL (CVE-2015-3197)

ID OPENSSL:CVE-2015-3197
Type openssl
Reporter OpenSSL
Modified 2016-01-28T00:00:00


A malicious client can negotiate SSLv2 ciphers that have been disabled on the server and complete SSLv2 handshakes even if all SSLv2 ciphers have been disabled, provided that the SSLv2 protocol was not also disabled via SSL_OP_NO_SSLv2. Reported by Nimrod Aviram and Sebastian Schinzel on 26th December 2015.