Bug 485298 (CVE-2009-0544) - CVE-2009-0544 python-crypto: buffer overflow in the ARC2 module
Summary: CVE-2009-0544 python-crypto: buffer overflow in the ARC2 module
Alias: CVE-2009-0544
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
URL: http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=C...
Whiteboard: impact=moderate,source=cve,reported=2...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 485300 485301 485302
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Reported: 2009-02-12 19:03 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2019-06-08 12:41 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-02-15 10:40:49 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
testcase (5.13 KB, application/text)
2009-02-12 19:08 UTC, Vincent Danen
no flags Details

Description Vincent Danen 2009-02-12 19:03:08 UTC
Name: CVE-2009-0544
URL: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0544
Assigned: 20090212
Reference: MLIST:[oss-security] 20090207 CVE Request: pycrypto
Reference: URL: http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/02/07/1
Reference: MLIST:[oss-security] 20090212 Re: CVE Request: pycrypto
Reference: URL: http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/02/12/5
Reference: CONFIRM: http://gitweb2.dlitz.net/?p=crypto/pycrypto-2.x.git;a=commitdiff;h=d1c4875e1f220652fe7ff8358f56dee3b2aba31b
Reference: CONFIRM: http://gitweb2.dlitz.net/?p=crypto/pycrypto-2.x.git;a=commitdiff;h=fd73731dfad451a81056fbb01e09aa78ab82eb5d
Reference: BID:33674
Reference: URL: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33674
Reference: XF:pycrypto-arc2module-bo(48617)
Reference: URL: http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/48617

Buffer overflow in the PyCrypto ARC2 module 2.0.1 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary
code via a large ARC2 key length.

The patch is here:


Comment 2 Vincent Danen 2009-02-12 19:08:17 UTC
Created attachment 331731 [details]

Originally taken from http://downloads.securityfocus.com/vulnerabilities/exploits/SelfTest_Cipher_test_ARC2.py

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