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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-7502: Security patch for nss (ALAS-2017-848)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-7502: Security patch for nss (ALAS-2017-848)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/30/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/23/2017
Modified
02/02/2018

Description

Null pointer dereference vulnerability in NSS since 3.24.0 was found when server receives empty SSLv2 messages resulting into denial of service by remote attacker.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-nss

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-nss

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