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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2022-1292: Security patch for openssl (ALAS-2022-1605)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2022-1292: Security patch for openssl (ALAS-2022-1605)

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/03/2022
Created
07/16/2022
Added
07/08/2022
Modified
07/08/2022

Description

The c_rehash script does not properly sanitise shell metacharacters to prevent command injection. This script is distributed by some operating systems in a manner where it is automatically executed. On such operating systems, an attacker could execute arbitrary commands with the privileges of the script. Use of the c_rehash script is considered obsolete and should be replaced by the OpenSSL rehash command line tool. Fixed in OpenSSL 3.0.3 (Affected 3.0.0,3.0.1,3.0.2). Fixed in OpenSSL 1.1.1o (Affected 1.1.1-1.1.1n). Fixed in OpenSSL 1.0.2ze (Affected 1.0.2-1.0.2zd).

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openssl

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