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Security Vulnerability in the Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Secure Sockets Layer 3.0 (SSLv3) Protocols Involving Handshake Renegotiation Affects Applications Utilizing Network Security Services (NSS)

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7973

The TLS protocol and the SSL protocol 3.0 and possibly earlier as used in Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0 mod_ssl in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.14 and earlier OpenSSL before 0.9.8l GnuTLS 2.8.5 and earlier Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) 3.12.4 and earlier multiple Cisco products and other products does not properly associate renegotiation handshakes with an existing connection which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to insert data into HTTPS sessions and possibly other types of sessions protected by TLS or SSL by sending an unauthenticated request that is processed retroactively by a server in a post-renegotiation context related to a "plaintext injection" attack aka the "Project Mogul" issue.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Sun Solaris 9
  • Sun Solaris 8
  • Sun Solaris 10
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2009-3555
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