[SECURITY] [DSA 2944-1] gnutls26 security update

ID DEBIAN:DSA-2944-1:FD558
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2014-06-01T08:39:15


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2944-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff June 01, 2014 http://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : gnutls26 CVE ID : CVE-2014-3466

Joonas Kuorilehto discovered that GNU TLS performed insufficient validation of session IDs during TLS/SSL handshakes. A malicious server could use this to execute arbitrary code or perform denial or service.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2.12.20-8+deb7u2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.12.23-16.

We recommend that you upgrade your gnutls26 packages.

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