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Ubuntu: USN-3193-1 (CVE-2016-6489): Nettle vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-3193-1 (CVE-2016-6489): Nettle vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
11/03/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/07/2017
Modified
04/25/2018

Description

The RSA and DSA decryption code in Nettle makes it easier for attackers to discover private keys via a cache side channel attack.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libnettle4
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libnettle6

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