Debian: DSA-3884-1: gnutls28 security update

    Date16 Jun 2017
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Hubert Kario discovered that GnuTLS, a library implementing the TLS and SSL protocols, does not properly decode a status response TLS extension, allowing a remote attacker to cause an application using the GnuTLS library to crash (denial of service).
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3884-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    June 16, 2017                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : gnutls28
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-7507
    Debian Bug     : 864560
    
    Hubert Kario discovered that GnuTLS, a library implementing the TLS and
    SSL protocols, does not properly decode a status response TLS extension,
    allowing a remote attacker to cause an application using the GnuTLS
    library to crash (denial of service).
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.3.8-6+deb8u6.
    
    For the upcoming stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been
    fixed in version 3.5.8-5+deb9u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.5.8-6.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your gnutls28 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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