Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2392-1 openssl -- out-of-bounds read
- Date Reported:
- 23 Jan 2012
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2012-0050.
- More information:
Antonio Martin discovered a denial-of-service vulnerability in OpenSSL, an implementation of TLS and related protocols. A malicious client can cause the DTLS server implementation to crash. Regular, TCP-based TLS is not affected by this issue.
For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 0.9.8g-15+lenny16.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 0.9.8o-4squeeze7.
For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.0g-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your openssl packages.