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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-1165

Original release date: 03/15/2012
Last revised: 08/21/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The mime_param_cmp function in crypto/asn1/asn_mime.c in OpenSSL before 0.9.8u and 1.x before 1.0.0h allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted S/MIME message, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-7250.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 48895
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2012-4630
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2012-18035
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1424-1
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2012:0531
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120312 Re: CVE request: openssl: null pointer dereference issue
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2012:1308
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2012:1307
External Source: BID
Name: 52764
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cvs.openssl.org/chngview?cn=22252
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2012:0488
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://downloads.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100162507
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2012:1306
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT100891
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2012-4665
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120312 Re: CVE request: openssl: null pointer dereference issue
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120312 Re: CVE request: openssl: null pointer dereference issue
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120312 Re: CVE request: openssl: null pointer dereference issue
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 48899
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT100877
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2454

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0:beta4
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0:beta5
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0a
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0b
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0c
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0d
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0e
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0f
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:1.0.0g
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8t and previous versions
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8s
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8r
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8q
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8p
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8o
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8n
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8m:beta1
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8m
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8l
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8k
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8j
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8i
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8h
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8g
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8f
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8e
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8d
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8c
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8b
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8a
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.8
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta1
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta3
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta2
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7m
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta6
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7a
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta4
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7:beta5
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7d
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7e
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7b
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7c
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7h
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7i
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7f
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7g
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7j
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7k
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.7l
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:beta1
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:beta2
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6a:beta3
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:beta1
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:beta2
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6:beta3
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6g
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6f
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6i
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6h
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6c
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6b
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6e
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6d
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6k
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6j
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6m
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.6l
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5:beta2
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5a
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5a:beta1
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5a:beta2
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.5:beta1
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.4
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.3a
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.3
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.2b
* cpe:/a:openssl:openssl:0.9.1c

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
Changes related to vulnerability configurations

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)