[kwlug-disc] Heartbleed affected sites

Khalid Baheyeldin kb at 2bits.com
Fri Apr 11 17:35:21 EDT 2014


But, wouldn't Heartbleed be an issue, only if you use SSL on the site? For
example, if you have OpenWRT/Tomato/DD-WRT and logging via http (not
https), then there is no exploit via OpenSSL?


On Fri, Apr 11, 2014 at 3:26 PM, Bob Jonkman <bjonkman at sobac.com> wrote:

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> If you're using a tool to check for Heartbleed vulnerabilities, be
> sure to check the Web interface on your router and/or modem as well.
>
> I'm not sure if router vendors are on top of this, but according to
> ssltest.py my Tomato/MLPPP Version 1.25-mp3alpha6 (from
> http://fixppp.org ) is not vulnerable, nor my Thomson Speedtouch modem
> with firmware 6.1.0.5
>
> Also, somebody asked me how safe these vulnerability checking tools
> are, especially the online and Javascript-based ones. What's to say
> they're not merely displaying "all is well", and actually compiling a
> list of vulnerable sites for later exploitation?
>
> - --Bob.
>
>
> On 14-04-08 12:06 PM, Khalid Baheyeldin wrote:>
> > You can use this python tool ssltest.py to check if your servers
> > are vulnerable:
> >
> > $ wget -O ssltest.py "http://pastebin.com/raw.php?i=WmxzjkXJ" $
> > python ssltest.py example.com
>
>
> On 14-04-11 10:51 AM, CrankyOldBugger wrote:
> > Mashable has a list going of sites affected by Heartbleed:
> >
> > http://mashable.com/2014/04/09/heartbleed-bug-websites-affected/
> >
> > Don't forget to add Canada Revenue (and most other government
> > sites) to your list of passwords to change!
>
>
>
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