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ELSA-2014-1846 Moderate: Oracle Linux gnutls security update

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ELSA-2014-1846 Moderate: Oracle Linux gnutls security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/12/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/13/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The _gnutls_ecc_ansi_x963_export function in gnutls_ecc.c in GnuTLS 3.x before 3.1.28, 3.2.x before 3.2.20, and 3.3.x before 3.3.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted (1) Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) certificate or (2) certificate signing requests (CSR), related to generating key IDs.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gnutls
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gnutls-c
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gnutls-dane
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gnutls-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gnutls-utils

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