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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1797

The design of Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), aka Rijndael, allows remote attackers to recover AES keys via timing attacks on S-box lookups, which are difficult to perform in constant time in AES implementations.
Publish Date : 2005-05-26 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

The OpenSSL Team do not consider this issue to be a practical threat. Conducting an attack such as this has shown to be impractical outside of a controlled lab environment. If the OpenSSL Team decide to produce an update to correct this issue, we will consider including it in a future security update.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-1797

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.1c * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.2b * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.5a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6j * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6c * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6k * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6d * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6l * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6e * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6m * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6f * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6g * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6h * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6i * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6b * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Beta1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7d * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Beta2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 Beta3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7b * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7c * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openssl Openssl 28

- References For CVE-2005-1797
BID 13785 Advanced Encryption Standard Cache Timing Key Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1797

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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