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IBM AIX: openssl_advisory6 (CVE-2013-6449): Vulnerabilities in OpenSSL affect AIX

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IBM AIX: openssl_advisory6 (CVE-2013-6449): Vulnerabilities in OpenSSL affect AIX

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/23/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/30/2017
Modified
11/30/2017

Description

The ssl_get_algorithm2 function in ssl/s3_lib.c in OpenSSL before 1.0.2 obtains a certain version number from an incorrect data structure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via crafted traffic from a TLS 1.2 client.

Solution(s)

  • ibm-aix-openssl_advisory6

References

  • ibm-aix-openssl_advisory6

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