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Ubuntu: USN-4215-1 (CVE-2019-17007): NSS vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-4215-1 (CVE-2019-17007): NSS vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/09/2019
Created
12/12/2019
Added
12/10/2019
Modified
12/10/2019

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-4215-1:

It was discovered that NSS incorrectly handled certain certificates.

An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libnss3

References

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libnss3

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