[SECURITY] [DLA 1330-1] openssl security update

2018-03-30T15:25:05
ID DEBIAN:DLA-1330-1:A6756
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2018-03-30T15:25:05

Description

Package : openssl Version : 1.0.1t-1+deb7u4 CVE ID : CVE-2018-0739

It was discovered that constructed ASN.1 types with a recursive definition could exceed the stack, potentially leading to a denial of service.

Details can be found in the upstream advisory: https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20180327.txt

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 1.0.1t-1+deb7u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your openssl 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

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