Rule Category

SERVER-OTHER -- Snort has detected traffic exploiting vulnerabilities in a server in the network.

Alert Message

SERVER-OTHER X.509 IPAddressFamily extension buffer overread attempt

Rule Explanation

This event is generated when an attacker attempts to exploit a buffer overread in OpenSSL. Impact: Attempted Information Leak Details: Rule checks for an attempt to exploit a buffer overread when parsing X.509 certificates with a malformed IPAddressFamily extension. Ease of Attack: Medium

What To Look For

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Known Usage

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False Positives

No known false positives


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Rule Groups

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Rule Vulnerability

CVE Additional Information

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