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CVE-2007-4995 Detail

Current Description

Off-by-one error in the DTLS implementation in OpenSSL 0.9.8 before 0.9.8f allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/12/2007      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4995
Original release date:
10/12/2007
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (10/24/2007)

This issue did not affect the versions of OpenSSL as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4. An update to correct this issue for Enterprise Linux 5 is available. http://rhn.redhat.com/cve/CVE-2007-4995.html Please note that the CVE description is incorrect, this issue did not affect upstream versions of OpenSSL prior to 0.9.8.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=195634 External Source CONFIRM http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=195634
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01299773 External Source HP HPSBUX02296
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-10/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:021
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200710-30.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200710-30
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018810 External Source SECTRACK 1018810
http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&id=738962 External Source MISC http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&id=738962
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1571 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1571
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200805-07
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:237 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:237
http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20071012.txt Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20071012.txt
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0964.html Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0964
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/482167/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20071012 OpenSSL Security Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26055 External Source BID 26055
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-534-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-534-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3487 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-3487
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4219 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-4219
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1937/references Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1937
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/37185 External Source XF openssl-dtls-code-execution(37185)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10288 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10288
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00218.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-725

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10288
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10288

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