This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
A flaw was found in the way libtasn1 decoded DER data. An attacker
could create carefully-crafted DER encoded input (such as an X.509
certificate) that, when parsed by an application that uses libtasn1
(such as applications using GnuTLS), could cause the application to
See also :
Run 'yum update libtasn1' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69667 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-1569