DescriptionNTP 4.2.4 before 4.2.4p5 and 4.2.5 before 4.2.5p150 does not properly check the return value from the OpenSSL 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, a similar vulnerability to CVE-2008-5077.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2009:005, published Mon, 02 Mar 2009 13:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SR:2009:008, published Mon, 06 Apr 2009 15:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 03:05:34 2013
CVE page last modified: Mon Nov 28 10:41:34 2022