Public Date:
2016-A-0030, 2016-A-0228, 2016-A-0229, 2016-A-0293
1288322: CVE-2015-3195 OpenSSL: X509_ATTRIBUTE memory leak
A memory leak vulnerability was found in the way OpenSSL parsed PKCS#7 and CMS data. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause an application that parses PKCS#7 or CMS data from untrusted sources to use an excessive amount of memory and possibly crash.

Find out more about CVE-2015-3195 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:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 5.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat JBoss Core Services 1 RHSA-2016:2957 2016-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (openssl) RHSA-2015:2617 2015-12-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (openssl) RHSA-2015:2616 2015-12-14
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.4 RHSA-2016:2056 2016-10-12
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (openssl) RHSA-2015:2617 2015-12-14
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

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