Bug 117771 - CAN-2004-0081 OpenSSL flaw
Summary: CAN-2004-0081 OpenSSL flaw
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: openssl
Version: 2.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact:
Keywords: Security
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-03-08 12:47 UTC by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:06 UTC (History)
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-03-17 12:26:15 UTC

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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2004:119 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: openssl security update 2004-03-17 05:00:00 UTC

Description Mark J. Cox 2004-03-08 12:47:37 UTC
Testing performed by the OpenSSL group using the Codenomicon
TLS Test Tool uncovered a bug in older versions of OpenSSL
0.9.6 prior to 0.9.6d that can lead to a Denial of Service
attack (infinite loop).  The Common Vulnerabilities and
Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name
CAN-2004-0081 to this issue.

        CAN-2004-0081 Affects: 2.1AS 2.1AW 2.1ES 2.1WS (+095a)

Notified by NISCC
Embargoed until March 17th 2004, 1400UTC

Comment 1 Mark J. Cox 2004-03-17 12:26:15 UTC
An errata has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report. 
This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen 
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.


Comment 2 Mark J. Cox 2004-03-17 12:27:19 UTC
removing embargo

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