CVE Database

CVE-2006-3738

Impact: Important
Public: 2006-09-28
Bugzilla: 430652: CVE-2006-3738 openssl get_shared_ciphers overflow

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in the SSL_get_shared_ciphers function in OpenSSL 0.9.7 before 0.9.7l, 0.9.8 before 0.9.8d, and earlier versions has unspecified impact and remote attack vectors involving a long list of ciphers.

Find out more about CVE-2006-3738 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 RHSA-2006:0695 September 28, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 RHSA-2006:0695 September 28, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 RHSA-2006:0695 September 28, 2006
Red Hat Satellite 5.0 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0264 May 20, 2008
Red Hat Satellite 5.1 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0629 August 13, 2008
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.3 AS) RHSA-2008:0525 June 30, 2008
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0525 June 30, 2008

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