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CVE-2016-6307 Detail

Current Description

The state-machine implementation in OpenSSL 1.1.0 before 1.1.0a allocates memory before checking for an excessive length, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via crafted TLS messages, related to statem/statem.c and statem/statem_lib.c.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10759
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuapr2018-3678067.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujan2018-3236628.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2017-3236622.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2016-2881722.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2017-3236626.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93152
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036885
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21995039
https://bto.bluecoat.com/security-advisory/sa132
https://git.openssl.org/?p=openssl.git;a=commit;h=4b390b6c3f8df925dc92a3dd6b022baa9a2f4650 Issue Tracking
https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20160922.txt Vendor Advisory
https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2016-16
https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2016-20
https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2016-21

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-400 Uncontrolled Resource Consumption NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

12 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6307
NVD Published Date:
09/26/2016
NVD Last Modified:
04/19/2018