CVE-2003-0078

NameCVE-2003-0078
Descriptionssl3_get_record in s3_pkt.c for OpenSSL before 0.9.7a and 0.9.6 before 0.9.6i does not perform a MAC computation if an incorrect block cipher padding is used, which causes an information leak (timing discrepancy) that may make it easier to launch cryptographic attacks that rely on distinguishing between padding and MAC verification errors, possibly leading to extraction of the original plaintext, aka the "Vaudenay timing attack."
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ReferencesDSA-253
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
openssl (PTS)jessie (security), jessie1.0.1t-1+deb8u8fixed
stretch (security), stretch1.1.0f-3+deb9u2fixed
buster, sid1.1.0h-4fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
opensslsource(unstable)0.9.7a-1medium
opensslsourcewoody0.9.6c-2.woody.2mediumDSA-253

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