Debian: DSA-2931-1: openssl security update

    Date18 May 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that incorrect memory handling in OpenSSL's do_ssl3_write() function could result in denial of service. The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2931-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    May 18, 2014                           http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : openssl
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-0198
    
    It was discovered that incorrect memory handling in OpenSSL's 
    do_ssl3_write() function could result in denial of service.
    
    The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.0.1e-2+deb7u9.
    
    For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.0.1g-4.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.0.1g-4.
    
    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: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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