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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-5461: nss Write beyond bounds caused by bugs in Base64 de/encoding in nssb64d.c and nssb64e.c

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-5461: nss Write beyond bounds caused by bugs in Base64 de/encoding in nssb64d.c and nssb64e.c

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/10/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/20/2017
Modified
12/05/2019

Description

Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) before 3.21.4, 3.22.x through 3.28.x before 3.28.4, 3.29.x before 3.29.5, and 3.30.x before 3.30.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging incorrect base64 operations.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-firefox-esr
  • alpine-linux-upgrade-nss

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