|Article Summary||Information about a vulnerability CVE-2016-2180 in OpenSSL reported in August 2016.|
Related to the RFC 3161 Public Key Infrastructure Time-Stamp Protocol code of OpenSSL.
|Link to Advisories||https://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2016-2180|
|Alert Impact||Not Exploitable|
|Technical Details||The flaw exists but it is not exploitable|
|Technical Details Explanation|
The TS_OBJ_print_bio function in crypto/ts/ts_lib.c in the X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Time-Stamp Protocol (TSP) implementation in OpenSSL through 1.0.2h allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted time-stamp file that is mishandled by the "openssl ts" command.
The flaw exists but cannot be exploited.
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