CVE-2008-5077

MEDIUM

Description

OpenSSL 0.9.8i and earlier does not properly check the return value from the EVP_VerifyFinal function, which allows remote attackers to bypass validation of the certificate chain via a malformed SSL/TLS signature for DSA and ECDSA keys.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-07/msg00013.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-07/msg00014.html

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=123859864430555&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=124277349419254&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=127678688104458&w=2

http://secunia.com/advisories/33338

http://secunia.com/advisories/33394

http://secunia.com/advisories/33436

http://secunia.com/advisories/33557

http://secunia.com/advisories/33673

http://secunia.com/advisories/33765

http://secunia.com/advisories/34211

http://secunia.com/advisories/35074

http://secunia.com/advisories/35108

http://secunia.com/advisories/39005

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200902-02.xml

http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.544796

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-250826-1

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-038.htm

http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&id=837653

http://voodoo-circle.sourceforge.net/sa/sa-20090123-01.html

http://www.ocert.org/advisories/ocert-2008-016.html

http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20090107.txt

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0004.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/499827/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/502322/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33150

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021523

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0004.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0040

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0289

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0362

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0558

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0904

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0913

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1338

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6380

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9155

https://usn.ubuntu.com/704-1/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-01-07

Updated: 2018-10-11

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.1c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.2b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.3a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5a:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5a:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6d:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6e:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6g:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6h:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6i:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6j:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6k:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6l:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6m:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta5:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta6:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7d:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7e:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7g:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7h:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7i:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7j:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7k:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7l:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8d:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8e:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8g:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:openssl:openssl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 0.9.8h (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (53 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
127177NewStart CGSL CORE 5.04 / MAIN 5.04 : openssl098e Multiple Vulnerabilities (NS-SA-2019-0020)NessusNewStart CGSL Local Security Checks
critical
125000EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.1.0 : openssl (EulerOS-SA-2019-1547)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
108014Solaris 10 (x86) : 139501-02NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
medium
89112VMware ESX Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2009-0004) (remote check)NessusMisc.
high
79458OracleVM 2.1 : ntp (OVMSA-2009-0011)NessusOracleVM Local Security Checks
medium
78228F5 Networks BIG-IP : BIND 9 vulnerability (SOL9754)NessusF5 Networks Local Security Checks
medium
78125F5 Networks BIG-IP : BIND 9 vulnerability (SOL11503)NessusF5 Networks Local Security Checks
medium
75802openSUSE Security Update : compat-openssl097g (openSUSE-SU-2011:0845-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
75453openSUSE Security Update : compat-openssl097g (openSUSE-SU-2011:0845-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
67793Oracle Linux 4 / 5 : ntp (ELSA-2009-0046)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
67792Oracle Linux 3 / 4 / 5 : bind (ELSA-2009-0020)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
67783Oracle Linux 3 / 4 / 5 : openssl (ELSA-2009-0004)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
60513Scientific Linux Security Update : openssl on SL3.x, SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
17762OpenSSL < 0.9.8j Signature SpoofingNessusWeb Servers
medium
57170SuSE 10 Security Update : compat-openssl097g (ZYPP Patch Number 7645)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
55715SuSE 10 Security Update : compat-openssl097g (ZYPP Patch Number 7644)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
55711SuSE 11.1 Security Update : compat-openssl097g (SAT Patch Number 4913)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
54870Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : bind (SSA:2009-014-02)NessusSlackware Local Security Checks
medium
43728CentOS 4 / 5 : ntp (CESA-2009:0046)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
41570SuSE 10 Security Update : openssl (ZYPP Patch Number 5949)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
41490SuSE 10 Security Update : compat-openssl097g (ZYPP Patch Number 5957)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
41271SuSE9 Security Update : openssl (YOU Patch Number 12341)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
40389VMSA-2009-0004 : ESX Service Console updates for openssl, bind, and vimNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
high
40259openSUSE Security Update : libopenssl-devel (libopenssl-devel-461)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
40203openSUSE Security Update : compat-openssl097g (compat-openssl097g-480)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
40032openSUSE Security Update : libopenssl-devel (libopenssl-devel-461)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
39937openSUSE Security Update : compat-openssl097g (compat-openssl097g-480)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
38832HP System Management Homepage < 3.0.1.73 Multiple FlawsNessusCGI abuses
medium
38744Mac OS X 10.5.x < 10.5.7 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
38743Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2009-002)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
38118Solaris 10 (sparc) : 139500-04NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
medium
37876Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 7.10 / 8.04 LTS / 8.10 : ntp vulnerability (USN-705-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
medium
37839Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openssl (MDVSA-2009:001)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
medium
36555Solaris 10 (x86) : 139501-02NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
medium
36382Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 7.10 / 8.04 LTS / 8.10 : openssl vulnerability (USN-704-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
medium
36344Fedora 10 : openssl-0.9.8g-12.fc10 (2009-0331)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
36220Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 7.10 / 8.04 LTS / 8.10 : bind9 vulnerability (USN-706-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
medium
36093GLSA-200904-05 : ntp: Certificate validation errorNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
medium
35673GLSA-200902-02 : OpenSSL: Certificate validation errorNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
medium
35589CentOS 3 / 4 / 5 : bind (CESA-2009:0020)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
35551RHEL 4 / 5 : ntp (RHSA-2009:0046)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
35471openSUSE 10 Security Update : compat-openssl097g (compat-openssl097g-5964)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
35459openSUSE 10 Security Update : libopenssl-devel (libopenssl-devel-5951)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
35397Fedora 9 : openssl-0.9.8g-9.12.fc9 (2009-0325)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
35377Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : ntp (SSA:2009-014-03)NessusSlackware Local Security Checks
medium
35376Slackware 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / current : openssl (SSA:2009-014-01)NessusSlackware Local Security Checks
medium
35365Debian DSA-1702-1 : ntp - interpretation conflictNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
35364Debian DSA-1701-1 : openssl, openssl097 - interpretation conflictNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
35324RHEL 2.1 / 3 / 4 / 5 : bind (RHSA-2009:0020)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
35316RHEL 2.1 / 3 / 4 / 5 : openssl (RHSA-2009:0004)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
35310CentOS 3 / 4 / 5 : openssl (CESA-2009:0004)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
5023Mac OS X 10.5 < 10.5.7 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorGeneric
critical
800792Mac OS X 10.5 < 10.5.7 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineOperating System Detection
high