Public Date:
2012-A-0148, 2012-A-0153, 2013-A-0027
771780: CVE-2011-4619 openssl: SGC restart DoS attack

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Server Gated Cryptography (SGC) implementation in OpenSSL before 0.9.8s and 1.x before 1.0.0f does not properly handle handshake restarts, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2011-4619 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
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 JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5.1 RHSA-2012:1307 2012-09-24
Red Hat JBoss Web Server 1.0 RHSA-2012:1306 2012-09-24
RHEV Hypervisor for RHEL-6 (rhev-hypervisor6) RHSA-2012:0109 2012-02-15
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.0 RHSA-2012:1308 2012-09-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (openssl) RHSA-2012:0086 2012-02-01
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (openssl) RHSA-2012:0059 2012-01-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (openssl) RHSA-2012:0060 2012-01-24
RHEV Agents (VDSM) RHSA-2012:0168 2012-02-21

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 openssl098e Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 openssl096b Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 openssl Will not fix

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