Executive Summary

Name CVE-2020-7042 First vendor Publication 2020-02-27
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2020-10-09

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N
Overall CVSS Score 5.3
Base Score 5.3 Environmental Score 5.3
impact SubScore 1.4 Temporal Score 5.3
Exploitabality Sub Score 3.9
Attack Vector Network Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Low Availability Impact None
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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An issue was discovered in openfortivpn 1.11.0 when used with OpenSSL 1.0.2 or later. tunnel.c mishandles certificate validation because the hostname check operates on uninitialized memory. The outcome is that a valid certificate is never accepted (only a malformed certificate may be accepted).

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-7042

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-295 Certificate Issues

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 2
Application 347

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
CONFIRM https://github.com/adrienverge/openfortivpn/commit/9eee997d599a89492281fc7ffd...
FEDORA https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedorapr...
MISC https://github.com/adrienverge/openfortivpn/commit/cd9368c6a1b4ef91d77bb3fdbe...
SUSE http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-03/msg00009.html

Alert History

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Date Informations
2020-10-09 21:23:09
  • Multiple Updates
2020-09-25 05:22:57
  • Multiple Updates
2020-09-22 00:23:02
  • Multiple Updates
2020-05-23 02:40:31
  • First insertion