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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for openvpn (ALAS-2014-459) (CVE-2014-8104)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for openvpn (ALAS-2014-459) (CVE-2014-8104)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
12/03/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/15/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

OpenVPN 2.x before 2.0.11, 2.1.x, 2.2.x before 2.2.3, and 2.3.x before 2.3.6 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (server crash) via a small control channel packet.

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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