Re: OpenSSL Vulnerabilities

From: Eric Rescorla (
Date: 08/02/02

To: Tina Bird <>
From: Eric Rescorla <>
Date: 01 Aug 2002 22:56:12 -0700

Tina Bird <> writes:

> The vendors listed in the CERT advisory on the OpenSSL vulnerabilities are
> all producing server-side software:
> Does anyone know if Netscape, Opera, Internet Explorer or any of the other
> browsers are vulnerable to these issues?
Netscape and IE both have their own TLS implementations. Netscape uses
NSS and IE uses CAPI/SChannel. Of course, these implementations might
be vulnerable to similar bugs but there's no specific reason to think
they are.


[Eric Rescorla                         ]

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