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CVE-2015-5262 Detail

Current Description

http/conn/ssl/SSLConnectionSocketFactory.java in Apache HttpComponents HttpClient before 4.3.6 ignores the http.socket.timeout configuration setting during an SSL handshake, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (HTTPS call hang) via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/27/2015
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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://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-October/167962.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-October/167999.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-October/168030.html Third Party Advisory
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1626784 Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2018-4258247.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033743 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2769-1 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1261538 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HTTPCLIENT-1478 Vendor Advisory
https://jenkins.io/security/advisory/2018-02-26/ Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Change History

6 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-5262
NVD Published Date:
10/27/2015
NVD Last Modified:
07/18/2018