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SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : libnettle (SUSE-SU-2017:1481-1)

Description

This update for libnettle fixes the following issues : - CVE-2016-6489 : - Reject invalid RSA keys with even modulo. - Check for invalid keys, with even p, in dsa_sign(). - Use function mpz_powm_sec() instead of mpz_powm() (bsc#991464). Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


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