ECDH downgrade bug fix.
authorDr. Stephen Henson <steve@openssl.org>
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:30:33 +0000 (12:30 +0100)
committerDr. Stephen Henson <steve@openssl.org>
Mon, 5 Jan 2015 23:48:55 +0000 (23:48 +0000)
Fix bug where an OpenSSL client would accept a handshake using an
ephemeral ECDH ciphersuites with the server key exchange message omitted.

Thanks to Karthikeyan Bhargavan for reporting this issue.

CVE-2014-3572
Reviewed-by: Matt Caswell <matt@openssl.org>
(cherry picked from commit b15f8769644b00ef7283521593360b7b2135cb63)

CHANGES
ssl/s3_clnt.c

diff --git a/CHANGES b/CHANGES
index bfb75be..8d3e6ff 100644 (file)
--- a/CHANGES
+++ b/CHANGES
@@ -4,6 +4,13 @@
 
  Changes between 1.0.1j and 1.0.1k [xx XXX xxxx]
 
+  *) Abort handshake if server key exchange message is omitted for ephemeral
+     ECDH ciphersuites.
+
+     Thanks to Karthikeyan Bhargavan for reporting this issue.
+     (CVE-2014-3572)
+     [Steve Henson]
+
   *) Ensure that the session ID context of an SSL is updated when its
      SSL_CTX is updated via SSL_set_SSL_CTX.
 
index 7a95d5a..43ffc77 100644 (file)
@@ -1277,6 +1277,8 @@ int ssl3_get_key_exchange(SSL *s)
        int encoded_pt_len = 0;
 #endif
 
+       EVP_MD_CTX_init(&md_ctx);
+
        /* use same message size as in ssl3_get_certificate_request()
         * as ServerKeyExchange message may be skipped */
        n=s->method->ssl_get_message(s,
@@ -1287,14 +1289,26 @@ int ssl3_get_key_exchange(SSL *s)
                &ok);
        if (!ok) return((int)n);
 
+       alg_k=s->s3->tmp.new_cipher->algorithm_mkey;
+
        if (s->s3->tmp.message_type != SSL3_MT_SERVER_KEY_EXCHANGE)
                {
+               /*
+                * Can't skip server key exchange if this is an ephemeral
+                * ciphersuite.
+                */
+               if (alg_k & (SSL_kEDH|SSL_kEECDH))
+                       {
+                       SSLerr(SSL_F_SSL3_GET_KEY_EXCHANGE, SSL_R_UNEXPECTED_MESSAGE);
+                       al = SSL_AD_UNEXPECTED_MESSAGE;
+                       goto f_err;
+                       }
 #ifndef OPENSSL_NO_PSK
                /* In plain PSK ciphersuite, ServerKeyExchange can be
                   omitted if no identity hint is sent. Set
                   session->sess_cert anyway to avoid problems
                   later.*/
-               if (s->s3->tmp.new_cipher->algorithm_mkey & SSL_kPSK)
+               if (alg_k & SSL_kPSK)
                        {
                        s->session->sess_cert=ssl_sess_cert_new();
                        if (s->ctx->psk_identity_hint)
@@ -1339,9 +1353,7 @@ int ssl3_get_key_exchange(SSL *s)
        /* Total length of the parameters including the length prefix */
        param_len=0;
 
-       alg_k=s->s3->tmp.new_cipher->algorithm_mkey;
        alg_a=s->s3->tmp.new_cipher->algorithm_auth;
-       EVP_MD_CTX_init(&md_ctx);
 
        al=SSL_AD_DECODE_ERROR;