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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2018-12404: Security patch for nss (ALAS-2019-1305)

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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2018-12404: Security patch for nss (ALAS-2019-1305)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
05/02/2019
Created
05/08/2020
Added
04/27/2020
Modified
05/01/2020

Description

A cached side channel attack during handshakes using RSA encryption could allow for the decryption of encrypted content. This is a variant of the Adaptive Chosen Ciphertext attack (AKA Bleichenbacher attack) and affects all NSS versions prior to NSS 3.41.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-nss
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-nss-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-nss-devel
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-nss-pkcs11-devel
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-nss-sysinit
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-nss-tools

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