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OpenSSL do_change_cipher_spec() null pointer assignment denial of service (CVE-2004-0079)

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OpenSSL do_change_cipher_spec() null pointer assignment denial of service (CVE-2004-0079)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/23/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/23/2004
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The do_change_cipher_spec function in OpenSSL 0.9.6c to 0.9.6k, and 0.9.7a to 0.9.7c, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted SSL/TLS handshake that triggers a null dereference.

Solution(s)

  • http-openssl-0_9_6-upgrade-0_9_6_m
  • http-openssl-0_9_7-upgrade-0_9_7_d

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