[SECURITY] [DSA 2374-1] openswan security update

ID DEBIAN:DSA-2374-1:0C20B
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2011-12-26T12:48:11


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2374-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff December 26, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : openswan Vulnerability : implementation error Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2011-4073 Debian Bug : 650674

The information security group at ETH Zurich discovered a denial of service vulnerability in the crypto helper handler of the IKE daemon pluto. More information can be found in the upstream advisory at http://openswan.org/download/CVE-2011-4073/CVE-2011-4073.txt

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 1:2.4.12+dfsg-1.3+lenny4.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1:2.6.28+dfsg-5+squeeze1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1:2.6.37-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your openswan packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

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