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How to prevent SWEET32 Birthday Attacks on OpenVPN via Blowfish cipher vulnerability (CVE-2016-6329)

How to prevent SWEET32 Birthday Attacks on OpenVPN via Blowfish cipher vulnerability (CVE-2016-6329)

In our previous post, we saw how to secure your OpenSSL servers from SWEET32 Birthday Attack. But OpenSSL isn’t the only server that’s affected by this bug.

Use of block cipher encryption algorithm makes OpenVPN servers also vulnerable to this attack. The OpenVPN vulnerability is tracked with the CVE number CVE-2016-6329(more…)