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CVE-2009-0590 Detail

Description

The ASN1_STRING_print_ex function in OpenSSL before 0.9.8k allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid memory access and application crash) via vectors that trigger printing of a (1) BMPString or (2) UniversalString with an invalid encoded length.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/27/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/25/2010)

This issue was fixed in openssl packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1335.html This issue was fixed in openssl packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4 via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0163.html

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2009-008.txt.asc
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Sep/msg00004.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-05/msg00000.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-07/msg00013.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-07/msg00014.html
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000082.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=124464882609472&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125017764422557&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=127678688104458&w=2
http://security.FreeBSD.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-09:08.openssl.asc
http://securitytracker.com/id?1021905
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=671059&group_id=116847 Patch
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-258048-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3865
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-172.htm
http://voodoo-circle.sourceforge.net/sa/sa-20090326-01.html
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0057
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0057
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1763
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:087
http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20090325.txt Vendor Advisory
http://www.php.net/archive/2009.php#id2009-04-08-1
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1335.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/502429/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/515055/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34256 Patch
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-750-1
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0019.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0850 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1020
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1175
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1220
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1548
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0528
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3126
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49431
https://kb.bluecoat.com/index?page=content&id=SA50
https://lists.balabit.com/pipermail/syslog-ng-announce/2011-January/000101.html
https://lists.balabit.com/pipermail/syslog-ng-announce/2011-January/000102.html
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10198
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6996

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10198
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10198
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6996
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6996

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:*:*:openvms:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.1c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.2b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.3a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5a:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5a:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6d:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6e:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6g:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6h:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6i:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6j:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6k:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6l:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6m:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7d:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7e:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7g:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7h:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7i:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7j:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7k:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7l:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8d:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8e:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8g:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8h:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8i:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 0.9.8j

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0590
NVD Published Date:
03/27/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017