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Palo Alto Networks PAN-SA-2016-0020 (CVE-2016-2842): OpenSSL Vulnerabilities

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Palo Alto Networks PAN-SA-2016-0020 (CVE-2016-2842): OpenSSL Vulnerabilities

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/03/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/11/2016
Modified
06/17/2020

Description

The doapr_outch function in crypto/bio/b_print.c in OpenSSL 1.0.1 before 1.0.1s and 1.0.2 before 1.0.2g does not verify that a certain memory allocation succeeds, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write or memory consumption) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a long string, as demonstrated by a large amount of ASN.1 data, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0799.

Solution(s)

  • palo-alto-networks-pan-os-upgrade-6-0
  • palo-alto-networks-pan-os-upgrade-6-1
  • palo-alto-networks-pan-os-upgrade-7-0
  • palo-alto-networks-pan-os-upgrade-7-1

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