Vulnerability identifier: #VU68896
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: Yes
Vendor: OpenSSL Software Foundation
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
vulnerability exists due to a boundary error when processing the email
address field length inside a X.509 certificate. A remote attacker can supply a
specially crafted certificate to the application, trigger a buffer overflow and crash the application.
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Vulnerable software versions
OpenSSL: 3.0.0 - 3.0.6
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?