OpenSSL worm in the wild

From: Ben Laurie (ben@algroup.co.uk)
Date: 09/13/02


Date: Fri, 13 Sep 2002 18:16:33 +0100
From: Ben Laurie <ben@algroup.co.uk>
To: Bugtraq <BUGTRAQ@SECURITYFOCUS.COM>, Cryptography <cryptography@wasabisystems.com>, cypherpunks <cypherpunks@einstein.ssz.com>, Apache SSL <apache-ssl@lists.aldigital.co.uk>

I have now seen a worm for the OpenSSL problems I reported a few weeks
back in the wild. Anyone who has not patched/upgraded to 0.9.6e+ should
be _seriously worried_.

It appears to be exclusively targeted at Linux systems, but I wouldn't
count on variants for other systems not existing.

Cheers,

Ben.

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