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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for openssl (ALAS-2011-04) (CVE-2011-3207)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for openssl (ALAS-2011-04) (CVE-2011-3207)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
09/22/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

crypto/x509/x509_vfy.c in OpenSSL 1.0.x before 1.0.0e does not initialize certain structure members, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass CRL validation by using a nextUpdate value corresponding to a time in the past.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl-perl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl-static

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl-perl
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl-static

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