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VMware Player: Information Disclosure vulnerability in OpenSSL third party library (VMSA-2014-0004) (CVE-2014-0076)

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VMware Player: Information Disclosure vulnerability in OpenSSL third party library (VMSA-2014-0004) (CVE-2014-0076)

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
03/25/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/23/2014
Modified
11/21/2016

Description

The Montgomery ladder implementation in OpenSSL through 1.0.0l does not ensure that certain swap operations have a constant-time behavior, which makes it easier for local users to obtain ECDSA nonces via a FLUSH+RELOAD cache side-channel attack.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-player-upgrade-6_0_2

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