a critical security alert has been raised regarding openssl :
A security Vulnerability has been announced that affects specific versions of OpenSSL.
OpenSSL versions 1.0.1 through 1.0.1f contain a flaw in their implementation of heartbeat functionality.
• OpenSSL 1.0.1 through 1.0.1f (inclusive) are vulnerable
• OpenSSL 1.0.1g is NOT vulnerable
• OpenSSL 1.0.0 branch is NOT vulnerable
• OpenSSL 0.9.8 branch is NOT vulnerable
In order to check your openssl version you can connect via putty ( ssh) to the mybook, then type the following command :
i have checked the following mybooks :
Mybook live :
OpenSSL 0.9.8g 19 Oct 2007 (Library: OpenSSL 0.9.8m 25 Feb 2010)
Mybook Whitelight :
~ # openssl version
OpenSSL 0.9.7e 25 Oct 2004
It looks like the mybooks, may have an older version of openssl, which is not affected by this security issue, but please,
check on your own devices your openssl version.