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CVE-2015-0208 Detail

Description

The ASN.1 signature-verification implementation in the rsa_item_verify function in crypto/rsa/rsa_ameth.c in OpenSSL 1.0.2 before 1.0.2a allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via crafted RSA PSS parameters to an endpoint that uses the certificate-verification feature.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/19/2015

Evaluator Description

CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=143748090628601&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=144050155601375&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=144050297101809&w=2
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2017-3236626.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2015-2511959.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2015-2367936.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2015-2367953.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/73230
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031929
https://bto.bluecoat.com/security-advisory/sa92
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1202369
https://git.openssl.org/?p=openssl.git;a=commit;h=4b22cce3812052fe64fc3f6d58d8cc884e3cb834
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10110
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201503-11
https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20150319.txt Vendor Advisory

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-0208
NVD Published Date:
03/19/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2017