CVE-2016-2177

CVE Details

Release Date:2016-05-05

Description


OpenSSL through 1.0.2h incorrectly uses pointer arithmetic forheap-buffer boundary checks, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (integer overflow and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging unexpected malloc behavior, related to s3_srvr.c, ssl_sess.c, and t1_lib.c.

See more information about CVE-2016-2177 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD


CVSS v2 metrics


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

Base Score:2.6 Base Metrics:AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network Confidentiality Impact: None
Access Impact: High Integrity Impact: None
Authentication: None required Availability Impact: Partial

Errata information


PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (openssl)ELSA-2016-36272016-10-13
Oracle Linux version 6 (openssl)ELSA-2016-19402016-09-27
Oracle Linux version 6 (openssl)ELSA-2016-36212016-09-27
Oracle Linux version 7 (openssl)ELSA-2016-19402016-09-27
Oracle Linux version 7 (openssl)ELSA-2016-36212016-09-27
Oracle VM version 3.2 (openssl)OVMSA-2016-01412016-10-13
Oracle VM version 3.3 (openssl)OVMSA-2016-01352016-09-27
Oracle VM version 3.4 (openssl)OVMSA-2016-01352016-09-27



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