GLSA-201506-03 : GnuTLS: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201506-03
(GnuTLS: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GnuTLS. Please review
the CVE identifiers and external references below for details.

Impact :

A context-dependent attacker can cause a denial of service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://www.gnutls.org/security.html#GNUTLS-SA-2015-2
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201506-03

Solution :

All GnuTLS users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/gnutls-3.3.15'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84331 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3308

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