Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Back to search

Gentoo Linux: CVE-2008-5077: OpenSSL: Certificate validation error

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
6 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) January 07, 2009 October 30, 2017 October 30, 2017

Description

OpenSSL 0.9.8i and earlier does not properly check the return value from the EVP_VerifyFinal function, which allows remote attackers to bypass validation of the certificate chain via a malformed SSL/TLS signature for DSA and ECDSA keys.

Scan For This Vulnerability

Use our top-rated tool to discover, prioritize, and remediate your vulnerabilities

 Free InsightVM Trial

References

Solution

gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-libs-openssl

Related Vulnerabilities