[SECURITY] [DLA 1038-1] libtasn1-3 security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-1038-1:2F8C7
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-07-24T20:20:35


Package : libtasn1-3 Version : 2.13-2+deb7u5 CVE ID : CVE-2017-10790

CVE-2017-10790 The _asn1_check_identifier function in GNU Libtasn1 through 4.12 causes a NULL pointer dereference and crash when reading crafted input that triggers assignment of a NULL value within an asn1_node structure. It may lead to a remote denial of service attack.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 2.13-2+deb7u5.

We recommend that you upgrade your libtasn1-3 packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS