HP-UX OpenSSL Denial of Service (DoS), Increase Privilege (HPSBUX02174)

Original Release Date: December 11, 2006
Last Revised: December 11, 2006
Number: ASA-2006-260
Risk Level: Medium
Advisory Version: 1.0
Advisory Status: Final

1. Overview:

Title: HPSBUX02174 SSRT061239 rev.1 HP-UX Running OpenSSL Denial of Service (DoS), Increase Privileges
Potential Impact: Remote denial of service
Summary: Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with OpenSSL on HP-UX where the vulnerability could be exploited remotely to create a denial of service (DoS), or a local increase of privilege. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) assigned the names CVE-2006-2937, CVE-2006-2940, CVE-2006-3738, CVE-2006-4343, and CVE-2005-2969 to this issue.
Affected Versions: HP-UX B.11.11 and B.11.23

2. Avaya System Products with HP-UX running OpenSSL:

Product: Affected Version(s): Risk Level: Actions:
Avaya Predictive Dialer 11.00, 11.11 Medium See recommended actions below.

Recommended Actions:
Install OpenSSL revision A.00.09.071.001 or subsequent.

3. Additional Information:

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5. Revision History:

V 1.0 - December 11, 2006 - Initial Statement issued.

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