|Date: (C)2012-06-20 (M)2016-03-20|
|CVSS Score: 4.0||Access Vector: NETWORK|
|Exploitability Subscore: 4.9||Access Complexity: HIGH|
|Impact Subscore: 4.9||Authentication: NONE|
| ||Confidentiality: PARTIAL|
| ||Integrity: PARTIAL|
| ||Availability: NONE|
The Diffie-Hellman key-exchange implementation in OpenSSL 0.9.8, when FIPS mode is enabled, does not properly validate a public parameter, which makes it easier for man-in-the-middle attackers to obtain the shared secret key by modifying network traffic, a related issue to CVE-2011-1923.