CVE-2016-7444

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2016-09-02
CWE:
CWE-295
Bugzilla:
1374266: CVE-2016-7444 gnutls: Incorrect certificate validation when using OCSP responses (GNUTLS-SA-2016-3)
A flaw was found in the way GnuTLS validated certificates using OCSP responses. This could falsely report a certificate as valid under certain circumstances.

Find out more about CVE-2016-7444 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:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
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:L/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (gnutls) RHSA-2017:2292 2017-08-01

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 gnutls Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 gnutls Not affected

External References

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