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Bug 509608 (CVE-2014-0198)

Summary: dev-libs/openssl: s3_pkt.c do_ssl3_write() null pointer dereference DoS
Product: Gentoo Security Reporter: Agostino Sarubbo <ago>
Component: VulnerabilitiesAssignee: Gentoo Security <security>
Severity: normal CC: base-system
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: A3 [ebuild]
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2014-05-05 08:27:56 UTC
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The OpenBSD Project reports:

An attacker can trigger generation of an SSL alert which could cause a null pointer dereference.

External references:

@maintainer(s): after the bump, in case we need to stabilize the package, please let us know if it is ready for the stabilization or not.
Comment 1 SpanKY gentoo-dev 2014-06-05 15:48:38 UTC
should be fixed with 1.0.1h
Comment 2 Kristian Fiskerstrand (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2014-06-05 22:19:33 UTC
This issue is handled in an aggregate bug for multiple vulnerabilities released today.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 512506 ***