CVE-2008-7270 Detail

Current Description

OpenSSL before 0.9.8j, when SSL_OP_NETSCAPE_REUSE_CIPHER_CHANGE_BUG is enabled, does not prevent modification of the ciphersuite in the session cache, which allows remote attackers to force the use of a disabled cipher via vectors involving sniffing network traffic to discover a session identifier, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-4180.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://cvs.openssl.org/chngview?cn=17489
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=132077688910227&w=2
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1029-1
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0977.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0978.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0896.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/522176
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45254
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=659462

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-310 Cryptographic Issues cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7270
NVD Published Date:
12/06/2010
NVD Last Modified:
04/05/2012
Source:
MITRE