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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-3735: Security patch for openssl (ALAS-2018-1102)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-3735: Security patch for openssl (ALAS-2018-1102)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
08/28/2017
Created
03/19/2019
Added
12/07/2018
Modified
12/07/2018

Description

While parsing an IPAddressFamily extension in an X.509 certificate, it is possible to do a one-byte overread. This would result in an incorrect text display of the certificate. This bug has been present since 2006 and is present in all versions of OpenSSL before 1.0.2m and 1.1.0g.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl

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