Security Features Affecting openssl Open this link in a new tab package, versions >=1.0.202, <1.0.204

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  • snyk-id


  • published

    2 Oct 2019

  • disclosed

    9 Jul 2015

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How to fix?

Upgrade OpenSSL to version 1.0.204 or higher.


OpenSSL is a SSL/TLS and Crypto toolkit. Deprecated in Mac OS and gone in iOS, this spec gives your project non-deprecated OpenSSL support.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Security Features. OpenSSL is vulnerable to chain certificate forgery. A malicious user can bypass the certificate verification process, enabling the user to use a valid leaf certificate and "issue" an invalid certificate.