|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 2790-1 (nss - uninitialized memory read)|
|Summary:||A flaw was found in the way the Mozilla Network Security Service library;(nss) read uninitialized data when there was a decryption failure. A;remote attacker could use this flaw to cause a denial of service;(application crash) for applications linked with the nss library.;;The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected by this problem.|
A flaw was found in the way the Mozilla Network Security Service library
(nss) read uninitialized data when there was a decryption failure. A
remote attacker could use this flaw to cause a denial of service
(application crash) for applications linked with the nss library.
The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected by this problem.
nss on Debian Linux
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
The packages in the stable distribution were updated to the latest patch
release 3.14.4 of the library to also include a regression bugfix for a
flaw that affects the libpkix certificate verification cache.
For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your nss packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-1739|
BugTraq ID: 62966
Bugtraq: 20141205 NEW: VMSA-2014-0012 - VMware vSphere product updates address security vulnerabilities (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-2790 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2013:1791
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2013:1829
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2013:1678 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2013:1539 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2013:1542 (Google Search)
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net|
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