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CVE-2016-8610 Detail

Current Description

A denial of service flaw was found in OpenSSL 0.9.8, 1.0.1, 1.0.2 through 1.0.2h, and 1.1.0 in the way the TLS/SSL protocol defined processing of ALERT packets during a connection handshake. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make a TLS/SSL server consume an excessive amount of CPU and fail to accept connections from other clients.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/13/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): High

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0286.html Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0574.html Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-1415.html Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-1659.html Third Party Advisory
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q4/224 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93841 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037084 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1413 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1414 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1658 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1801 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1802 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2493 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2494 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2016-8610 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://git.openssl.org/gitweb/?p=openssl.git;a=commit;h=af58be768ebb690f78530f796e92b8ae5c9a4401 Patch Release Notes Vendor Advisory
https://security.360.cn/cve/CVE-2016-8610/ Third Party Advisory
https://security.FreeBSD.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-16:35.openssl.asc Third Party Advisory
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20171130-0001/ Third Party Advisory
https://securityadvisories.paloaltonetworks.com/Home/Detail/87 Third Party Advisory
https://support.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docLocale=en_US&docId=emr_na-hpesbhf03897en_us Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3773 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Uncontrolled Resource Consumption ('Resource Exhaustion') (CWE-400)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
1.0.2
Up to (including)
1.0.2h
 cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_tus:7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_tus:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:jboss_enterprise_application_platform:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:jboss_enterprise_application_platform:6.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:netapp:cn1610_firmware:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:netapp:cn1610:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 6 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:clustered_data_ontap_antivirus_connector:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:data_ontap:-:*:*:*:*:7-mode:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:data_ontap_edge:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:e-series_santricity_os_controller:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.0
Up to (including)
11.40
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:host_agent:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:oncommand_balance:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:oncommand_unified_manager:-:*:*:*:*:7-mode:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:oncommand_workflow_automation:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:ontap_select_deploy:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:service_processor:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:smi-s_provider:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:snapcenter_server:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:snapdrive:-:*:*:*:*:unix:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:storagegrid:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:storagegrid_webscale:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:netapp:clustered_data_ontap:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-8610
NVD Published Date:
11/13/2017
NVD Last Modified:
05/02/2019