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OpenSSL DTLS memory exhaustion (CVE-2014-3506)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) August 08, 2014 August 08, 2014 January 09, 2017

Description

d1_both.c in the DTLS implementation in OpenSSL 0.9.8 before 0.9.8zb, 1.0.0 before 1.0.0n, and 1.0.1 before 1.0.1i allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via crafted DTLS handshake messages that trigger memory allocations corresponding to large length values.

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References

Solution

http-openssl-0_9_8-upgrade-0_9_8_z_b

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