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Windows 7: Question About OpenVPN

18 Apr 2014   #1
scottinpa37

 
 
Question About OpenVPN

I wanted to ask a question about OpenVPN, which I'm actually not familiar with and don't ever remember updating. I use Secunia PSI and yesterday it showed that OpenVPN needs updated. I use Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit and I'm pretty sure that I have never seen OpenVPN on my system. I've been using Secunia for a long time and I don't ever remember an OpenVPN update. Can anyone tell me if this program is OK to use and if I should update it? I did a Google search and read about how the Heartbleed virus can gain access to OpenVPN. Thanks for any help you can give me!


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18 Apr 2014   #2
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Dual Boot: Windows 8.1 & Server 2012r2 VMs: Kali Linux, Backbox, Matriux, Windows 8.1
 
 

Its updating OpenVPN due to the virus you mentioned. As long as its coming from Secunia, its safe.

Security Advisory SA58062 - OpenVPN OpenSSL TLS/DTLS Heartbeat Two Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities - Secunia
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18 Apr 2014   #3
scottinpa37

 
 

OK thanks for your help I really appreciate it!
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