|Applies To||RSA BSAFE Micro Edition Suite (MES): All versions|
|Article Summary||CVE-2016-2842: The doapr_outch function in crypto/bio/b_print.c in OpenSSL 1.0.1 before 1.0.1s and 1.0.2 before 1.0.2g does not verify that a certain memory allocation succeeds, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write or memory consumption) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a long string, as demonstrated by a large amount of ASN.1 data, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0799.|
|Link to Advisories||https://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2016-2842|
|Alert Impact||Not Applicable|
|Technical Details||False positive|
|Technical Details Explanation||MES is not affected by this vulnerability on any platform|
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