000034975 - RSA BSAFE Micro Edition Suite (MES) v4.1.5 False Positive Security Vulnerabilities

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Article Number000034975
Applies ToRSA BSAFE Micro Edition Suite (MES) v4.1.5
CVE IDThe CVE IDs are listed in the table below.
Article SummaryThis article provides a list of security vulnerabilities that cannot be exploited on RSA BSAFE Micro Edition Suite (MES) v4.1.5, but which may be flagged by security scanners.
Link to AdvisoriesEach CVE ID listed can be searched using the following link: https://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/search. Once there, you can search for each CVE ID referenced in this article for more details.
Alert ImpactNot Exploitable
Technical DetailsThe flaw exists but it is not exploitable
Technical Details ExplanationFalse Positive
ResolutionThe vulnerabilities listed in the table below are in order by the date on which BSAFE Engineering determined that BSAFE Micro Edition Suite v4.1.5 was not vulnerable.
Embedded ComponentCVE IDSummary of VulnerabilityReason why Product is not VulnerableDate Determined False Positive
Micro Edition Suite (MES)CVE-2017-3733During a renegotiation handshake if the Encrypt-Then-Mac extension is
   negotiated where it was not in the original handshake (or vice-versa) then this
   can cause OpenSSL to crash (dependent on ciphersuite). Both clients and servers
   are affected.
This is an OpenSSL specific issue, and BSAFE Micro Edition Suite (MES) does not support the Encrypt-then-MAC extension as defined in the IETF RFC 7366.3/2/2017



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