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SUSE-SR:2006:024:vuln2: openssl: remote denial of service

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SUSE-SR:2006:024:vuln2: openssl: remote denial of service

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
10/06/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/10/2008
Modified
11/18/2015

Description

OpenSSL 0.9.7 before 0.9.7l and 0.9.8 before 0.9.8d allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and memory consumption) via malformed ASN.1 structures that trigger an improperly handled error condition.

Solution(s)

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