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CentOS Linux: CVE-2018-18508: Moderate: nss and nspr security, bug fix, and enhancement update (CESA-2019:1951)

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CentOS Linux: CVE-2018-18508: Moderate: nss and nspr security, bug fix, and enhancement update (CESA-2019:1951)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/30/2019
Created
08/29/2019
Added
08/28/2019
Modified
05/25/2023

Description

In Network Security Services (NSS) before 3.36.7 and before 3.41.1, a malformed signature can cause a crash due to a null dereference, resulting in a Denial of Service.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-nspr
  • centos-upgrade-nspr-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-nspr-debugsource
  • centos-upgrade-nspr-devel
  • centos-upgrade-nss
  • centos-upgrade-nss-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-nss-debugsource
  • centos-upgrade-nss-devel
  • centos-upgrade-nss-softokn
  • centos-upgrade-nss-softokn-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-nss-softokn-devel
  • centos-upgrade-nss-softokn-freebl
  • centos-upgrade-nss-softokn-freebl-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-nss-softokn-freebl-devel
  • centos-upgrade-nss-sysinit
  • centos-upgrade-nss-sysinit-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-nss-tools
  • centos-upgrade-nss-tools-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-nss-util
  • centos-upgrade-nss-util-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-nss-util-devel

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