CVE-2015-3196

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2015-12-03
IAVA:
2016-A-0030, 2016-A-0228, 2016-A-0293
Bugzilla:
1288326: CVE-2015-3196 OpenSSL: Race condition handling PSK identify hint
A race condition flaw, leading to a double free, was found in the way OpenSSL handled pre-shared key (PSK) identify hints. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash a multi-threaded SSL/TLS client using OpenSSL.

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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 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 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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