Bug 1252649 - elinks sends SSLv2 style Hello
elinks sends SSLv2 style Hello
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: nss_compat_ossl (Show other bugs)
All Linux
urgent Severity urgent
: rc
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Assigned To: Matthew Harmsen
Marek Haicman
: Patch, ZStream
Depends On: 1233122
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Reported: 2015-08-11 21:00 EDT by Jan Kurik
Modified: 2015-09-22 10:03 EDT (History)
11 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: nss_compat_ossl-0.9.6-2.el6_7
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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When establishing a secure connection, the nss_compat_ossl service previously requested the Network Security Services (NSS) library to initiate an SSL 2.0 handshake with the remote server. However, because NSS no longer supports the SSL 2.0 protocol, the handshake failed. With this update, nss_compat_ossl no longer uses SSL 2.0, and secure connections can be properly established using SSL 3.0, TLS 1.0, or their later versions. Result:
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Clone Of: 1233122
Last Closed: 2015-09-22 10:03:07 EDT
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Description Jan Kurik 2015-08-11 21:00:23 EDT
This bug has been copied from bug #1233122 and has been proposed
to be backported to 6.7 z-stream (EUS).
Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2015-09-22 10:03:07 EDT
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.


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