GnuTLS: Multiple vulnerabilities

2014-06-13T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201406-09
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2014-06-13T00:00:00

Description

Background

GnuTLS is an Open Source implementation of the TLS 1.2 and SSL 3.0 protocols.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GnuTLS. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could utilize multiple vectors to spoof arbitrary SSL servers via a crafted certificate, execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All GnuTLS users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/gnutls-2.12.23-r6"