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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for openvpn (ALAS-2013-201) (CVE-2013-2061)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for openvpn (ALAS-2013-201) (CVE-2013-2061)

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
11/17/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The openvpn_decrypt function in crypto.c in OpenVPN 2.3.0 and earlier, when running in UDP mode, allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a timing attack involving an HMAC comparison function that does not run in constant time and a padding oracle attack on the CBC mode cipher.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openvpn
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openvpn-debuginfo

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openvpn
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-openvpn-debuginfo

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