OpenSSL to patch mystery "high severity" flaw
The OpenSSL project team has announced the forthcoming release of versions 1.0.2a, 1.0.1m, 1.0.0r and 0.9.8zf which will be made available on Thursday 19 March.
In an advisory note published last night, the project says that these will fix several security defects, including one classified as “high” severity. More details on this mystery vulnerability are unavailable at this time, although some industry experts have speculated that this could be another Poodle or Heartbleed vulnerability, TLS/SSL flaws that are still said to be affecting IT security teams today.
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