Ubuntu 10.04 LTS / 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS / 14.10 : nss vulnerability (USN-2452-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 80410
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionIt was discovered that NSS incorrectly handled certain ASN.1 lengths.
A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to perform a data-smuggling attack.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected libnss3 and / or libnss3-1d packages.