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    Debian: DSA-2374-1: openswan security update

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    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 https://openswan.org/download/CVE-2011-4073/CVE-2011-4073.txt
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2374-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    December 26, 2011                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    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
    https://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: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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