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OpenSSL TLS handshake denial of service via server key exchange message (CVE-2008-1672)

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OpenSSL TLS handshake denial of service via server key exchange message (CVE-2008-1672)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/29/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/29/2009
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

OpenSSL 0.9.8f and 0.9.8g allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a TLS handshake that omits the Server Key Exchange message and uses "particular cipher suites," which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.

Solution(s)

  • http-openssl-0_9_8-upgrade-0_9_8_h

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