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Category:   Device (Router/Bridge/Hub)  >   Blue Coat ProxySG Vendors:   Blue Coat Systems
Blue Coat ProxySG SSL Session Renegotiation Flaw Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1029089
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2011-1473   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 26 2013
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 6.5 and prior versions
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Blue Coat ProxySG. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can request multiple SSL session renegotiations within a single connection to consume excessive CPU resources on the target system.

The vulnerability resides within the OpenSSL component.

Impact:   A remote user can consume excessive CPU resources on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Resource error

Message History:   None.

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