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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-5462: Mozilla Network Security Service (NSS): Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-5462: Mozilla Network Security Service (NSS): Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
05/07/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
06/15/2020

Description

A flaw in DRBG number generation within the Network Security Services (NSS) library where the internal state V does not correctly carry bits over. The NSS library has been updated to fix this issue to address this issue and Firefox ESR 52.1 has been updated with NSS version 3.28.4. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 52.1, Firefox ESR < 45.9, Firefox ESR < 52.1, and Firefox < 53.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-libs-nss
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-client-firefox
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-client-firefox-bin

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