CVE Details

Release Date:2015-01-05


Multiple flaws were found in the way OpenSSL parsed X.509 certificates. An attacker could use these flaws to modify an X.509 certificate to produce a certificate with a different fingerprint without invalidating its signature, and possibly bypass fingerprint-based blacklisting in applications.

See more information about CVE-2014-8275 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v2.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 4.3 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None required Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None Availability Impact: None

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle VM version 2.2 (openssl)OVMSA-2015-00292015-03-06
Oracle VM version 2.2 (openssl)OVMSA-2015-00302015-03-17
Oracle Linux version 5 (openssl)ELSA-2015-08002015-04-13
Oracle Linux version 5 (openssl)ELSA-2015-30102015-02-26
Oracle Linux version 6 (openssl)ELSA-2015-00662015-01-20
Oracle Linux version 7 (openssl)ELSA-2015-00662015-01-20
Oracle VM version 3.2 (openssl)OVMSA-2015-00292015-03-06
Oracle VM version 3.2 (openssl)OVMSA-2015-00302015-03-17
Oracle VM version 3.3 (openssl)OVMSA-2015-00052015-01-21

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