Amazon Linux AMI : nss (ALAS-2012-102)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

It was found that a Certificate Authority (CA) issued a subordinate CA
certificate to its customer, that could be used to issue certificates
for any name. This update renders the subordinate CA certificate as
untrusted.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?5086c7ce

Solution :

Run 'yum update nss' to update your system.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69592 ()

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