CVE-2009-1379 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the dtls1_retrieve_buffered_fragment function in ssl/d1_both.c in OpenSSL 1.0.0 Beta 2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (openssl s_client crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via a DTLS packet, as demonstrated by a packet from a server that uses a crafted server certificate.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement fromRed Hat (09/02/2009)

This issue did not affect versions of openssl as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4. This issue was addressed for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 by http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1335.html Note that both the DTLS specification and OpenSSLs implementation is still in development and unlikely to be used in production environments. There is no component shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 using OpenSSLs DTLS implementation, except for OpenSSLs testing command line client - openssl.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2009-009.txt.asc
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c02029444
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-06/msg00003.html
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000082.html
http://rt.openssl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=1923&user=guest&pass=guest Exploit 
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200912-01.xml
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2010&m=slackware-security.663049
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_name=4AD43807.7080105%40users.sourceforge.net
http://voodoo-circle.sourceforge.net/sa/sa-20091012-01.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/05/18/4
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1335.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35138
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022241
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-792-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1377
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0528
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50661
https://kb.bluecoat.com/index?page=content&id=SA50
https://launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-1379
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6848
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9744

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1379
NVD Published Date:
05/19/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.