OpenSSL < 0.9.7m / 0.9.8e Buffer Overflow (deprecated)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

This plugin has been deprecated.

Description :

According to its banner, the remote server is running a version of
OpenSSL that is earlier than 0.9.7m or 0.9.8e.

A remote attacker could trigger a one-byte buffer overflow. The real
impact is unknown. Arbitrary code could be run but no functional
exploit was published.

This plugin has been deprecated. Use openssl_0_9_8f.nasl (plugin ID
17760) instead.

See also :

https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20071012.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/480855/100/0/threaded

Solution :

n/a

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 17758 ()

Bugtraq ID: 25831

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5135

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