CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2015-8960

Published: Sep 21, 2016 | Modified: Jun 28, 2018
CVSS 3.x
8.1
HIGH
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 2.x
6.8 MEDIUM
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

The TLS protocol 1.2 and earlier supports the rsa_fixed_dh, dss_fixed_dh, rsa_fixed_ecdh, and ecdsa_fixed_ecdh values for ClientCertificateType but does not directly document the ability to compute the master secret in certain situations with a client secret key and server public key but not a server secret key, which makes it easier for man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof TLS servers by leveraging knowledge of the secret key for an arbitrary installed client X.509 certificate, aka the Key Compromise Impersonation (KCI) issue.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Safari Apple * *
Chrome Google * *
Internet_explorer Microsoft * *
Firefox Mozilla * *
Opera Opera * *

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