CVE-2009-1387

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2009-06-02
CWE:
CWE-476
Bugzilla:
503688: CVE-2009-1387 openssl: DTLS out-of-sequence message handling NULL deref DoS

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The dtls1_retrieve_buffered_fragment function in ssl/d1_both.c in OpenSSL before 1.0.0 Beta 2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and daemon crash) via an out-of-sequence DTLS handshake message, related to a "fragment bug."

Find out more about CVE-2009-1387 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (openssl) RHSA-2009:1335 2009-09-02
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