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CVE-2015-1788

Description

The BN_GF2m_mod_inv function in crypto/bn/bn_gf2m.c in OpenSSL before 0.9.8s, 1.0.0 before 1.0.0e, 1.0.1 before 1.0.1n, and 1.0.2 before 1.0.2b does not properly handle ECParameters structures in which the curve is over a malformed binary polynomial field, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a session that uses an Elliptic Curve algorithm, as demonstrated by an attack against a server that supports client authentication.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 0.0
Publish Date: Jun 12, 2015
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: 4.3
Modified Date: Jun 12, 2015

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Products Affected

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux
Wind River Linux LTS 17 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux 9 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux 8 Fixed -- 8.0.0.0 --
Wind River Linux LTS 18 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 19 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux CD release Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks
VxWorks 7 Fixed V7SEC-109
openSSL-1.0.4.0 --
VxWorks 6.9 Fixed VXW6-85185
6.9.4.7 Service Pack 7 for VxWorks 6.9.4 and VxWorks Edition 6.9.4 Platforms

Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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