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Ubuntu: USN-2959-1 (CVE-2016-2105): OpenSSL vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-2959-1 (CVE-2016-2105): OpenSSL vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/03/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/03/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

Integer overflow in the EVP_EncodeUpdate function in crypto/evp/encode.c in OpenSSL before 1.0.1t and 1.0.2 before 1.0.2h allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via a large amount of binary data.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libssl1-0-0

References

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libssl1-0-0

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