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OpenSSL Codenomicon TLS test tool unknown message type denial of service (CVE-2004-0081)

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OpenSSL Codenomicon TLS test tool unknown message type denial of service (CVE-2004-0081)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/23/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/16/2010
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

OpenSSL 0.9.6 before 0.9.6d does not properly handle unknown message types, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop), as demonstrated using the Codenomicon TLS Test Tool.

Solution(s)

  • http-openssl-0_9_6-upgrade-0_9_6_d

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