About Security Update 2014-005
This document describes the security content of Security Update 2014-005.
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Security Update 2014-005
Available for: OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.5, OS X Mavericks v10.9.5
Impact: An attacker may be able to decrypt data protected by SSL
Description: There are known attacks on the confidentiality of SSL 3.0 when a cipher suite uses a block cipher in CBC mode. An attacker could force the use of SSL 3.0, even when the server would support a better TLS version, by blocking TLS 1.0 and higher connection attempts. This issue was addressed by disabling CBC cipher suites when TLS connection attempts fail.
CVE-2014-3566 : Bodo Moeller, Thai Duong, and Krzysztof Kotowicz of Google Security Team
Note: Security Update 2014-005 includes the security content of OS X bash Update 1.0
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