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HP System Management Homepage - HPSBMA02250 (CVE-2006-2940): Linux and Windows, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code and Denial of Service (DoS)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
8 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) September 28, 2006 October 13, 2015 October 11, 2017

Description

OpenSSL 0.9.7 before 0.9.7l, 0.9.8 before 0.9.8d, and earlier versions allows attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via parasitic public keys with large (1) "public exponent" or (2) "public modulus" values in X.509 certificates that require extra time to process when using RSA signature verification.

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Solution

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