GLSA-201309-02 : strongSwan: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69539
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201309-02 (strongSwan: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in strongSwan. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could use ECDSA to authenticate as another user with an invalid signature. Additionally, a remote attacker could send a specially crafted request, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll strongSwan users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/strongswan-5.1.0'