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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-0049

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/07/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Belgian eID middleware (eidlib) 2.6.0 and earlier does not properly check the return value from the OpenSSL EVP_VerifyFinal function, which allows remote attackers to bypass validation of the certificate chain via a malformed SSL/TLS signature for DSA and ECDSA keys, a similar vulnerability to CVE-2008-5077.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-eid-belgium

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