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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
RSA BSAFE Micro Edition Suite Server Crash Vulnerability
25 March 2014
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: RSA BSAFE Micro Edition Suite (MES)
Operating System: Windows
Impact/Access: Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2014-0628
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ESA-2014-011: RSA BSAFE Micro Edition Suite Server Crash Vulnerability
EMC Identifier: ESA-2014-011
CVE Identifier: CVE-2014-0628
Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.4 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
RSA BSAFE Micro Edition Suite (MES) all 4.0.x versions prior to 4.0.5
RSA BSAFE MES all 3.2.x versions
RSA BSAFE MES 4.0.5 contains fix for a security vulnerability that could
potentially be exploited by malicious users to deny access to the affected
This vulnerability may cause unpredictable application behavior resulting in a
server crash due to faulty certificate chain processing logic.
RSA recommends all customers upgrade to RSA BSAFE MES 4.0.5 at their earliest
To request your upgrade of the software, please call your local support
telephone number (contact phone numbers are available at
http://www.emc.com/support/rsa/contact/phone-numbers.htm) for most expedient
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