FROM HP: HPSBOV03318 rev.1 - HP SSL for OpenVMS, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) and other Vulnerabilities
SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c04635715
HPSBOV03318 rev.1 - HP SSL for OpenVMS, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) and other Vulnerabilities
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2015-04-13
Last Updated: 2015-04-13
Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS) and other vulnerabilities
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP SSL for OpenVMS. These vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to create a remote Denial of Service (DoS) and other vulnerabilities.
CVE-2014-8275 Cryptographic Issues (CWE-310)
CVE-2014-3569 Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
CVE-2014-3570 Cryptographic Issues (CWE-310)
CVE-2014-3571 Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
CVE-2014-3572 Cryptographic Issues (CWE-310)
CVE-2015-0204 Cryptographic Issues (CWE-310)
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP SSL for OpenVMS: All versions prior to 1.4-502.
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CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided the following software updates to resolve the vulnerabilities for HP SSL for OpenVMS.
HP SSL 1.4-502 for OpenVMS (based on OpenSSL 0.9.8ze) is available from the following locations:
HP SSL for OpenVMS website:
HP Support Center website:
Note: Login using your HP Passport account.
Search for the appropriate Patch Kit from the following table:
HP SSL for OpenVMS Version
Patch Kit Name
Alpha OpenVMS V8.3 and V8.4
ITANIUM OpenVMS V8.3, V8.3-1H1, and V8.4
Version:1 (rev.1) - 13 April 2015 Initial release
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