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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-2179: openssl Multiple issues

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-2179: openssl Multiple issues

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/16/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
01/08/2018

Description

The DTLS implementation in OpenSSL before 1.1.0 does not properly restrict the lifetime of queue entries associated with unused out-of-order messages, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by maintaining many crafted DTLS sessions simultaneously, related to d1_lib.c, statem_dtls.c, statem_lib.c, and statem_srvr.c.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-openssl

References

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-openssl

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