Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libtasn1 (MDVSA-2015:232)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated libtasn1 packages fix security vulnerability :

A malformed certificate input could cause a heap overflow read in the
DER decoding functions of Libtasn1. The heap overflow happens in the
function _asn1_extract_der_octet() (CVE-2015-3622).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0200.html

Solution :

Update the affected lib64tasn1-devel, lib64tasn1_6 and / or
libtasn1-tools packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83329 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3622

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