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.
Note:References are provided for the convenience of the reader to help distinguish between vulnerabilities. The list is not intended to be complete.
Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when
the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not
necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was
discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly
disclosed, or updated in CVE.
This is an entry on the CVE
list, which standardizes names for security