CVE Reference: CVE-2008-0166

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CVE-2008-0166

Description:
OpenSSL 0.9.8c-1 up to versions before 0.9.8g-9 on Debian-based operating systems uses a random number generator that generates predictable numbers, which makes it easier for remote attackers to conduct brute force guessing attacks against cryptographic keys.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/42375

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-612-7
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-612-4
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-612-3
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-612-1
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-612-2

ST
  1020017

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA30239
  Secunia Advisory: SA30231
  Secunia Advisory: SA30221
  Secunia Advisory: SA30220
  Secunia Advisory: SA30249
  Secunia Advisory: SA30136

MLIST
  http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=48367252.7070603%40shemesh.biz&forum_name=rsyncrypto-devel

MISC
  http://metasploit.com/users/hdm/tools/debian-openssl/

MILW0RM
  http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/5632
  http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/5720
  http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/5622

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1576
  http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1571

CERT-VN
  925211

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-137A.html

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/492112/100/0/threaded

BID
  29179


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