Debian DLA-1594-1 : xml-security-c security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 119122
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerability in xml-security-c, a library for the XML Digital
Security specification, has been found. Different KeyInfo
combinations, like signatures without public key, result in incomplete
DSA structures that crash openssl during verification.
This vulnerability does not have a CVE identifier yet.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your xml-security-c packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description
block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted
to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without
introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.