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    Debian: DSA-2621-1: openssl security update

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    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in OpenSSL. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following issues: CVE-2013-0166
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2621-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                           Thijs Kinkhorst
    February 13, 2013                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : openssl
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-0166 CVE-2013-0169
    Debian Bug     : 699889
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in OpenSSL. The Common
    Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following issues:
    
    CVE-2013-0166
    
        OpenSSL does not properly perform signature verification for OCSP
        responses, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
        service via an invalid key.
    
    CVE-2013-0169
    
        A timing side channel attack has been found in CBC padding
        allowing an attacker to recover pieces of plaintext via statistical
        analysis of crafted packages, known as the "Lucky Thirteen" issue.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.9.8o-4squeeze14.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy), these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.0.1e-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your openssl 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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