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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-0798

Memory leak in the SRP_VBASE_get_by_user implementation in OpenSSL 1.0.1 before 1.0.1s and 1.0.2 before 1.0.2g allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by providing an invalid username in a connection attempt, related to apps/s_server.c and crypto/srp/srp_vfy.c.
Publish Date : 2016-03-03 Last Update Date : 2017-11-20
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Service
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-0798

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1d Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1o Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1j Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1e Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1p Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1k Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1f Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1q Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1a Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1l Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1g Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1r Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1b Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1m Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1h Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1c Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1n Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.1i Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2d Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2e Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2f Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2a Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2b Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Openssl Openssl 1.0.2c Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openssl Openssl 32

- References For CVE-2016-0798
BID 91787 Oracle July 2016 Critical Patch Update Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2018-10-15
SECTRACK 1035133
GENTOO GLSA-201603-15
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0617
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0627
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0628
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0637
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0638 CONFIRM
CISCO 20160302 Multiple Vulnerabilities in OpenSSL Affecting Cisco Products: March 2016
DEBIAN DSA-3500 CONFIRM CONFIRM;a=commit;h=259b664f950c2ba66fbf4b0fe5281327904ead21 CONFIRM CONFIRM
BID 83705 OpenSSL CVE-2016-0798 Memory Leak Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2016-11-22 CONFIRM CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0621

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-0798

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