Debian: DSA-3186-1: nss security update

    Date 13 Mar 2015
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that the Mozilla Network Security Service library (nss) incorrectly handled certain ASN.1 lengths. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to perform a data-smuggling attack.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3186-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
    March 13, 2015                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : nss
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-1569
    Debian Bug     : 773625
    
    It was discovered that the Mozilla Network Security Service library
    (nss) incorrectly handled certain ASN.1 lengths. A remote attacker could
    possibly use this issue to perform a data-smuggling attack.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2:3.14.5-1+deb7u4.
    
    For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been
    fixed in version 2:3.17.2-1.1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2:3.17.2-1.1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your nss 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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