CVE-2009-0046

MEDIUM

Description

Sun GridEngine 5.3 and earlier does not properly check the return value from the OpenSSL 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, a similar vulnerability to CVE-2008-5077.

References

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

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

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0045

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-01-07

Updated: 2018-10-11

Type: CWE-287

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM