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Debian: DSA-3070-1: kfreebsd-9 security update

Date 07 Nov 2014
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the FreeBSD kernel that may lead to a denial of service or information disclosure. CVE-2014-3711
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3070-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
November 07, 2014                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : kfreebsd-9
CVE ID         : CVE-2014-3711 CVE-2014-3952 CVE-2014-3953 CVE-2014-8476

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the FreeBSD kernel that 
may lead to a denial of service or information disclosure.

CVE-2014-3711

    Denial of service through memory leak in sandboxed namei lookups.

CVE-2014-3952

    Kernel memory disclosure in sockbuf control messages.

CVE-2014-3953

    Kernel memory disclosure in SCTP. This update disables SCTP, since the
    userspace tools shipped in Wheezy didn't support SCTP anyway.

CVE-2014-8476

    Kernel stack disclosure in setlogin() and getlogin().

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
version 9.0-10+deb70.8.

We recommend that you upgrade your kfreebsd-9 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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