OpenSSL CMS code execution
|openssl-cms-code-execution (59039)||High Risk|
OpenSSL could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by an error when handling CMS (Cryptographic Message Syntax) structures. If CMS is enabled, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted CMS structure containing an "OriginatorInfo" element to trigger a double-free or a write to invalid memory addresses to execute arbitrary code on the system.
Upgrade to the latest version of OpenSSL (0.9.8o or 1.0.0a or later), available from the OpenSSL Web site. See References.
For other distributions:
Apply the appropriate update for your system. See References.
- An OpenSource VooDoo cIRCle - security advisory 20100624-01: In Win32/64 binary releases there are vulnerable OpenSSL DLL files.
- An OpenSource VooDoo cIRCle - security advisory 20100624-02: In Win32 binary release of sub-project XTelnet there are vulnerable OpenSSL DLL files.
- BalaBit Web site: syslog-ng Premium Edition 3.2.1a has been released.
- BalaBit Web site: syslog-ng Premium Edition 3.0.6a has been released.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1627934: IBM Sterling Connect:Enterprise for UNIX is affected by multiple vulnerabilities in OpenSSL.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1633107: IBM Sterling Connect:Express for UNIX is affected by multiple vulnerabilities in OpenSSL.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1637929: IBM Tivoli Netcool System Service Monitors/Application Service Monitors is affected by multiple OpenSSL vulnerabilities.
- Kolab Web Site: Kolab Server 2.2 Release Notes.
- OpenSSL Security Advisory [01-Jun-2010]: Two security flaws have been fixed in OpenSSL 0.9.8o and OpenSSL 1.0.0a.
- OpenSSL Web site: OpenSSL.
- SA50: Multiple SSL/TLS vulnerabilities in Reporter.
- BID-40502: OpenSSL Cryptographic Message Syntax Memory Corruption Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-0742: The Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) implementation in crypto/cms/cms_asn1.c in OpenSSL before 0.9.8o and 1.x before 1.0.0a does not properly handle structures that contain OriginatorInfo, which allows context-dependent attackers to modify invalid memory locations or conduct double-free attacks, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via unspecified vectors.
- OSVDB ID: 65057: OpenSSL Cryptographic Message Syntax crypto/cms/cms_asn1.c OriginatorInfo Element Arbitrary Code Execution
- SA40000: OpenSSL Cryptographic Message Syntax OriginatorInfo Vulnerability
- SA40024: OpenSSL Two Vulnerabilities
- SA40345: VooDoo cIRCle OpenSSL Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SA40396: Kolab Server Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SA42724: Blue Coat Reporter OpenSSL Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SA42733: Blue Coat Reporter OpenSSL Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SA43082: syslog-ng Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SA53720: IBM Tivoli Netcool/System Service Monitor Multiple OpenSSL Vulnerabilities
- SA57353: IBM Storage System DS8870 OpenSSL Multiple Vulnerabilities
- BalaBit syslog-ng 2.0.1 Premium
- BalaBit syslog-ng 2.0.2 Premium
- BalaBit syslog-ng 2.0.3 Premium
- BalaBit syslog-ng 2.0.4 Premium
- BalaBit syslog-ng 2.0.5 Premium
- BalaBit syslog-ng 2.0.6 Premium
- BalaBit syslog-ng 2.0.9 Premium
- BlueCoat Reporter 22.214.171.124
- BlueCoat Reporter 126.96.36.199
- BlueCoat Reporter 188.8.131.52
- IBM Netcool System Service Monitor 4.0
- IBM Sterling Connect Enterprise for UNIX 1.4
- IBM Sterling Connect Enterprise for UNIX 1.5
- IBM Sterling Connect Enterprise for UNIX 2.4
- IBM Sterling Connect Enterprise for UNIX 2.5
- Kolab Kolab Server 2.0.0
- Kolab Kolab Server 2.1
- Kolab Kolab Server 2.2
- OpenSSL OpenSSL 0.9.8h
- OpenSSL OpenSSL 0.9.8i
- OpenSSL OpenSSL 0.9.8j
- OpenSSL OpenSSL 0.9.8k
- OpenSSL OpenSSL 0.9.8l
- OpenSSL OpenSSL 0.9.8m
- OpenSSL OpenSSL 1.0.0
- VooDoo cIRCLe 1.1.x
- VooDoo cIRCLe Xtelnet 0.4.3
Jun 01, 2010
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