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CVE-2006-3738 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in the SSL_get_shared_ciphers function in OpenSSL 0.9.7 before 0.9.7l, 0.9.8 before 0.9.8d, and earlier versions has unspecified impact and remote attack vectors involving a long list of ciphers.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/28/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-3738
Original release date:
09/28/2006
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Failed exploit attempts may crash applications, denying service to legitimate users.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2008-007.txt.asc External Source NETBSD NetBSD-SA2008-007
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20061001-01-P.asc External Source SGI 20061001-01-P
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=304829 External Source CONFIRM http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=304829
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01118771 External Source HP HPSBMA02250
http://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-613 External Source CONFIRM http://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-613
http://itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=c00805100 External Source HP SSRT061239
http://itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=c00849540 External Source HP SSRT071299
http://kolab.org/security/kolab-vendor-notice-11.txt Patch External Source CONFIRM http://kolab.org/security/kolab-vendor-notice-11.txt
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006/Nov/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2006-11-28
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-September/049715.html Patch External Source FULLDISC 20060928 [SECURITY] OpenSSL 0.9.8d and 0.9.7l released
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=130497311408250&w=2 External Source HP HPSBOV02683
http://openbsd.org/errata.html#openssl2 Patch External Source OPENBSD [3.9] 20061007 013: SECURITY FIX: October 7, 2006
http://openvpn.net/changelog.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://openvpn.net/changelog.html
http://security.freebsd.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-06:23.openssl.asc Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-06:23
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200610-11.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200610-11
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016943 Patch External Source SECTRACK 1016943
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017522 External Source SECTRACK 1017522
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.676946 Patch External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2006-272-01
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=461863&group_id=69227 External Source CONFIRM http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=461863&group_id=69227
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102668-1 Patch External Source SUNALERT 102668
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102711-1 External Source SUNALERT 102711
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-201531-1 External Source SUNALERT 201531
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-220.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-220.htm
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-260.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-260.htm
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/contnetw/ps4162/tsd_products_security_response09186a008077af1b.html External Source CISCO 20061108 Multiple Vulnerabilities in OpenSSL Library
http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/707/cisco-sr-20061108-openssl.shtml External Source CISCO 20061108 Multiple Vulnerabilities in OpenSSL library
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1185 Patch External Source DEBIAN DSA-1185
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1195 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-1195
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200612-11.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200612-11
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200805-07
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/547300 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#547300
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:172 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:172
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:177 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:177
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:178 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:178
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_24_sr.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:024
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_58_openssl.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:058
http://www.openpkg.org/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2006.021-openssl.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2006.021
http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20060928.txt External Source CONFIRM http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20060928.txt
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2007-101493.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2007-101493.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0695.html Patch External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0695
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0629.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0629
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/447318/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060928 rPSA-2006-0175-1 openssl openssl-scripts
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/447393/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060929 rPSA-2006-0175-2 openssl openssl-scripts
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/456546/100/200/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20070110 VMware ESX server security updates
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/470460/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20070602 Recent OpenSSL exploits
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20249 Patch External Source BID 20249
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22083 External Source BID 22083
http://www.serv-u.com/releasenotes/ External Source CONFIRM http://www.serv-u.com/releasenotes/
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0054 Patch External Source TRUSTIX 2006-0054
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-353-1 Patch External Source UBUNTU USN-353-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-333A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA06-333A
http://www.vmware.com/support/esx2/doc/esx-202-200612-patch.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/esx2/doc/esx-202-200612-patch.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/esx21/doc/esx-213-200612-patch.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/esx21/doc/esx-213-200612-patch.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/esx25/doc/esx-253-200612-patch.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/esx25/doc/esx-253-200612-patch.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/esx25/doc/esx-254-200612-patch.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/esx25/doc/esx-254-200612-patch.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/vi3/doc/esx-3069097-patch.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/vi3/doc/esx-3069097-patch.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/vi3/doc/esx-9986131-patch.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/vi3/doc/esx-9986131-patch.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3820 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3820
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3860 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3860
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3869 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3869
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3902 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3902
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3936 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3936
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4036 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4036
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4264 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4264
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4314 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4314
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4401 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4401
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4417 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4417
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4443 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4443
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4750 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4750
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0343 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0343
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1401 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1401
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2315 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2315
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2783 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2783
http://www.xerox.com/downloads/usa/en/c/cert_ESSNetwork_XRX07001_v1.pdf External Source CONFIRM http://www.xerox.com/downloads/usa/en/c/cert_ESSNetwork_XRX07001_v1.pdf
http://www130.nortelnetworks.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&DocumentOID=498093&RenditionID=&poid=8881 External Source CONFIRM http://www130.nortelnetworks.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&DocumentOID=498093&RenditionID=&poid=8881
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29237 External Source XF openssl-sslgetsharedciphers-bo(29237)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A4256 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4256
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9370 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9370
https://www2.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=c00967144 External Source HP SSRT061213

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4256
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4256
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9370
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9370

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