Oracle Secure Global Desktop 4.63/4.71/5.2 OpenSSL cryptographic issues

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A vulnerability has been found in Oracle Secure Global Desktop 4.63/4.71/5.2 (Connectivity Software) and classified as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code of the component OpenSSL. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a weak encryption vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-310. As an impact it is known to affect integrity.

The weakness was released 01/20/2016 by Karthikeyan Bhargavan (Rick) as Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2016 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2015-4000. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1600 for this issue.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 87764 (IBM DB2 10.5 < Fix Pack 7 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Linux) (Bar Mitzvah) (FREAK) (Logjam)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Databases and running in the context local. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 350152 (Amazon Linux Security Advisory for openssl: ALAS-2015-550).

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 74733), X-Force (103294), Vulnerability Center (SBV-56929) and Tenable (87764). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 75496, 75951, 78627 and 78668.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.6
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.4

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Class: Weak encryption
CWE: CWE-310
ATT&CK: T1600

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Nessus ID: 87764
Nessus Name: IBM DB2 10.5 < Fix Pack 7 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Linux) (Bar Mitzvah) (FREAK) (Logjam)
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OpenVAS ID: 14611
OpenVAS Name: Amazon Linux Local Check: alas-2015-586
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05/19/2015 🔍
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Advisory: Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2016
Researcher: Karthikeyan Bhargavan (Rick)
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2015-4000 (🔍)

SecurityFocus: 74733 - SSL/TLS LogJam Man in the Middle Security Bypass Vulnerability
X-Force: 103294
Vulnerability Center: 56929 - HP Integrated Lights-Out &lt;2 2.29, &lt;3 1.86 and &lt;4 2.23 Remote Data Modification due to TLS Vulnerability, Medium

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Created: 01/21/2016 04:56 PM
Updated: 08/25/2018 11:17 AM
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