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CVE-2016-0799

Description

The fmtstr function in crypto/bio/b_print.c in OpenSSL 1.0.1 before 1.0.1s and 1.0.2 before 1.0.2g improperly calculates string lengths, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (overflow and out-of-bounds read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a long string, as demonstrated by a large amount of ASN.1 data, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-2842.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Mar 3, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Critical
Modified Date: Mar 7, 2016

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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 8 Fixed LIN8-2889
8.0.0.3 --
Wind River Linux 9 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux 7 Fixed -- 7.0.0.14 --
Wind River Linux LTS 21 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
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-202
openSSL-1.0.7.0 --
VxWorks 6.9 Fixed VXW6-85377
6.9.4.8 Wind River VxWorks 20160301 Security Alert for openssl
VxWorks 6.9 source patch for Defect VXW6-85377
Service Pack 8 for VxWorks 6.9.4 and VxWorks Edition 6.9.4 Platforms

Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads

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Notes
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