OpenSSL AES-NI denial of service

openssl-aesni-dos (81903) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

OpenSSL is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error when handling TLS packets. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted data to a system using AES-NI for TLS to cause the application to crash.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 3.7
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

Refer to the appropriate IBM Security Bulletin for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For other distributions:
Apply the appropriate update for your system. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Apple Mac OS X 10.6.8
  • Apple Mac OS X Lion 10.7.5
  • Apple Mac OS X Lion Server 10.7.5
  • Apple Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8
  • Apple Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.1
  • Apple Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.2
  • Apple Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.3
  • Apple Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.4
  • Apple Mac OS X Server 10.6.8
  • HP HP-UX 11
  • IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management 10.0 Standard
  • IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management 10.1
  • IBM Initiate Master Data Service 9.5
  • IBM Initiate Master Data Service 9.7
  • IBM Netcool System Service Monitor 4.0
  • IBM Netcool/Portal 2.1.2
  • IBM Rational ClearCase 7.1.2.11
  • IBM Rational ClearCase 8.0.0.6
  • IBM Sametime Unified Telephony 8.5.2
  • IBM Sametime Unified Telephony 8.5.2 IFR1
  • IBM Sterling Connect Enterprise for UNIX 1.4
  • IBM Sterling Connect Enterprise for UNIX 1.5
  • IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator 7.0
  • IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator 7.1
  • IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator 7.1.1
  • IBM Tivoli Endpoint Manager 8.2
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool System Service Monitor 4.0
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus 7.2.1
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus 7.3.0
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus 7.3.1
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus 7.4.0
  • IBM Tivoli Network Manager 3.8 FP7
  • IBM Tivoli Network Manager 3.9 FP3
  • IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager for Images 7.1.1
  • IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager for Images 7.1.1 System X
  • IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS Deployment 5.1.1
  • IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager OS Deployment 7.1.1
  • IBM Tivoli Remote Deployment Manager 4.40
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1 Standard
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1 Standard
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2 Standard
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.1 Standard
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.2 Standard
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 5.1.0 Standard
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 5.1.1 Standard
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 5.1.1.1 Standard
  • OpenSSL OpenSSL 0.9.8X
  • OpenSSL OpenSSL 1.0.0j
  • OpenSSL OpenSSL 1.0.1c
  • Stunnel Stunnel 4.21
  • Stunnel Stunnel 4.34
  • stunnel stunnel 4.40
  • stunnel stunnel 4.54

Reported:

Feb 06, 2013

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