CVE-2008-7270

NameCVE-2008-7270
DescriptionOpenSSL before 0.9.8j, when SSL_OP_NETSCAPE_REUSE_CIPHER_CHANGE_BUG is enabled, does not prevent modification of the ciphersuite in the session cache, which allows remote attackers to force the use of a disabled cipher via vectors involving sniffing network traffic to discover a session identifier, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-4180.
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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
bullseye, sid1.1.1g-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
opensslsourcelenny0.9.8g-15+lenny11
opensslsource(unstable)0.9.8k-1

Notes

lenny was fixed as a side effect of the fix of CVE-2010-4180
which disabled the bug compatibility code

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