CVE-2008-5077

NameCVE-2008-5077
DescriptionOpenSSL 0.9.8i and earlier does not properly check the return value from the EVP_VerifyFinal function, which allows remote attackers to bypass validation of the certificate chain via a malformed SSL/TLS signature for DSA and ECDSA keys.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1701-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
openssl (PTS)stretch (security), stretch1.1.0l-1~deb9u1fixed
buster, buster (security)1.1.1d-0+deb10u3fixed
bullseye1.1.1g-1fixed
sid1.1.1h-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
opensslsourceetch0.9.8c-4etch4DSA-1701-1
opensslsource(unstable)0.9.8g-15
openssl097sourceetch0.9.7k-3.1etch2DSA-1701-1

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