[El-errata] ELSA-2015-2617 Moderate: Oracle Linux 7 openssl security update

Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux el-errata at oss.oracle.com
Mon Dec 14 06:55:58 PST 2015

Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2015-2617


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 7 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- fix CVE-2015-3194 - certificate verify crash with missing PSS parameter
- fix CVE-2015-3195 - X509_ATTRIBUTE memory leak
- fix CVE-2015-3196 - race condition when handling PSK identity hint

- fix the CVE-2015-1791 fix (broken server side renegotiation)

- improved fix for CVE-2015-1791
- add missing parts of CVE-2015-0209 fix for corectness although 

- fix CVE-2014-8176 - invalid free in DTLS buffering code
- fix CVE-2015-1789 - out-of-bounds read in X509_cmp_time
- fix CVE-2015-1790 - PKCS7 crash with missing EncryptedContent
- fix CVE-2015-1791 - race condition handling NewSessionTicket
- fix CVE-2015-1792 - CMS verify infinite loop with unknown hash function

- fix CVE-2015-3216 - regression in RAND locking that can cause segfaults on
   read in multithreaded applications

- fix CVE-2015-4000 - prevent the logjam attack on client - restrict
   the DH key size to at least 768 bits (limit will be increased in future)

- drop the AES-GCM restriction of 2^32 operations because the IV is
   always 96 bits (32 bit fixed field + 64 bit invocation field)

- update fix for CVE-2015-0287 to what was released upstream

- fix CVE-2015-0209 - potential use after free in d2i_ECPrivateKey()
- fix CVE-2015-0286 - improper handling of ASN.1 boolean comparison
- fix CVE-2015-0287 - ASN.1 structure reuse decoding memory corruption
- fix CVE-2015-0288 - X509_to_X509_REQ NULL pointer dereference
- fix CVE-2015-0289 - NULL dereference decoding invalid PKCS#7 data
- fix CVE-2015-0292 - integer underflow in base64 decoder
- fix CVE-2015-0293 - triggerable assert in SSLv2 server

- fix broken error detection when unwrapping unpadded key

- fix the RFC 5649 for key material that does not need padding

More information about the El-errata mailing list