CVE-2011-5268

2013-12-24T19:55:00
ID CVE-2011-5268
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2014-01-04T04:35:00

Description

connection.c in Bip before 0.8.9 does not properly close sockets, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (file descriptor consumption and crash) via multiple failed SSL handshakes, a different vulnerability than CVE-2013-4550. NOTE: this issue was SPLIT from CVE-2013-4550 because it is a different type of issue.