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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0590

The ASN1_STRING_print_ex function in OpenSSL before 0.9.8k allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid memory access and application crash) via vectors that trigger printing of a (1) BMPString or (2) UniversalString with an invalid encoded length.
Publish Date : 2009-03-27 Last Update Date : 2013-01-22
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Vendor Statements

This issue was fixed in openssl packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1335.html This issue was fixed in openssl packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4 via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0163.html
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
2.6
AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2009-03-25 2009-03-25
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-0590 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20090590 unix
DSA-1763 openssl -- programming error oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8038 unix
DSA-1763-1 openssl -- programming error oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13751 unix
ELSA-2009:1335: openssl security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22755 unix
HP-UX Running OpenSSL, Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Bypass Security Restrictions oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22194 unix
OpenSSL Multiple Vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6996 unix
RHSA-2009:1335: openssl security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091335 unix
RHSA-2010:0163: openssl security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100163 unix
The ASN1_STRING_print_ex function in OpenSSL before 0.9.8k allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10198 unix
USN-750-1 -- openssl vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13799 unix
Vulnerability in OpenSSL before 0.9.8k, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid memory access and ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25196 windows
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- Products Affected By CVE-2009-0590

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openssl Openssl Openvms Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.1c Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.2b Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.3a Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.5a Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.5 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.5a Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.5a Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.5 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6a Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6b Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6g Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6a Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6e Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6f Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6k Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6d Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6i Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6j Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6a Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6h Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6m Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6a Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6c Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6l Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7e Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7l Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7g Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Beta6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7b Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Beta4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7c Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Beta5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7h Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7a Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7j Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7i Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7d Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7k Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7f Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8i Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8j Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8g Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8e Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8h Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8f Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8c Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8a Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8b Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.8d Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openssl Openssl 62

- References For CVE-2009-0590

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Sep/msg00004.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-09-10-2
ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2009-008.txt.asc
NETBSD NetBSD-SA2009-008
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-07/msg00013.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2011:0845
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-05/msg00000.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:010
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=671059&group_id=116847 CONFIRM
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=124464882609472&w=2
HP SSRT090059
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000082.html
MLIST [security-announce] 20100303 VMSA-2010-0004 ESX Service Console and vMA third party updates
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-07/msg00014.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2011:0847
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125017764422557&w=2
HP SSRT090062
http://secunia.com/advisories/34411
SECUNIA 34411
http://secunia.com/advisories/34460
SECUNIA 34460
http://secunia.com/advisories/34509
SECUNIA 34509
http://secunia.com/advisories/34561
SECUNIA 34561
http://secunia.com/advisories/34666
SECUNIA 34666
http://secunia.com/advisories/34896
SECUNIA 34896
http://secunia.com/advisories/34960
SECUNIA 34960
http://secunia.com/advisories/35380
SECUNIA 35380
http://secunia.com/advisories/35181
SECUNIA 35181
http://secunia.com/advisories/35065
SECUNIA 35065
http://secunia.com/advisories/36533
SECUNIA 36533
http://secunia.com/advisories/35729
SECUNIA 35729
http://secunia.com/advisories/36701
SECUNIA 36701
http://secunia.com/advisories/38794
SECUNIA 38794
http://secunia.com/advisories/38834
SECUNIA 38834
http://secunia.com/advisories/42467
SECUNIA 42467
http://secunia.com/advisories/42733
SECUNIA 42733
http://secunia.com/advisories/42724
SECUNIA 42724
http://security.FreeBSD.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-09:08.openssl.asc
FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-09:08
http://securitytracker.com/id?1021905
SECTRACK 1021905
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-258048-1
SUNALERT 258048
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3865 CONFIRM
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-172.htm CONFIRM
http://voodoo-circle.sourceforge.net/sa/sa-20090326-01.html CONFIRM
http://www.php.net/archive/2009.php#id2009-04-08-1 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:087
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:087
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0057 CONFIRM
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0057
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1763
DEBIAN DSA-1763
http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20090325.txt CONFIRM
http://www.osvdb.org/52864
OSVDB 52864
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1335.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1335
https://lists.balabit.com/pipermail/syslog-ng-announce/2011-January/000102.html
MLIST [syslog-ng-announce] 20110110 syslog-ng Premium Edition 3.2.1a has been released
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-750-1
UBUNTU USN-750-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/515055/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20101207 VMSA-2010-0019 VMware ESX third party updates for Service Console
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/502429/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090403 rPSA-2009-0057-1 m2crypto openssl openssl-scripts
https://kb.bluecoat.com/index?page=content&id=SA50 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1220
VUPEN ADV-2009-1220
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1175
VUPEN ADV-2009-1175
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1020
VUPEN ADV-2009-1020
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0019.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3126
VUPEN ADV-2010-3126
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0528
VUPEN ADV-2010-0528
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1548
VUPEN ADV-2009-1548
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/49431
XF openssl-asn1-stringprintex-dos(49431)
https://lists.balabit.com/pipermail/syslog-ng-announce/2011-January/000101.html
MLIST [syslog-ng-announce] 20110110 syslog-ng Premium Edition 3.0.6a has been released
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0850
VUPEN ADV-2009-0850
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34256
BID 34256 OpenSSL Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-09-26

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0590

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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