Medium: nss-softokn

2015-09-22T10:00:00
ID ALAS-2015-596
Type amazon
Reporter Amazon
Modified 2015-09-22T10:00:00

Description

Issue Overview:

A flaw was found in the way NSS verified certain ECDSA (Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm) signatures. Under certain conditions, an attacker could use this flaw to conduct signature forgery attacks.

Affected Packages:

nss-softokn

Issue Correction:
Run yum update nss-softokn to update your system.

New Packages:

i686:  
    nss-softokn-debuginfo-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.i686  
    nss-softokn-freebl-devel-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.i686  
    nss-softokn-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.i686  
    nss-softokn-devel-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.i686  
    nss-softokn-freebl-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.i686

src:  
    nss-softokn-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.src

x86_64:  
    nss-softokn-freebl-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.x86_64  
    nss-softokn-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.x86_64  
    nss-softokn-devel-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.x86_64  
    nss-softokn-freebl-devel-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.x86_64  
    nss-softokn-debuginfo-3.16.2.3-13.37.amzn1.x86_64