Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2820-1 nspr -- integer overflow
- Date Reported:
- 17 Dec 2013
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2013-5607.
- More information:
It was discovered that NSPR, Netscape Portable Runtime library, could crash an application using the library when parsing a certificate that causes an integer overflow. This flaw only affects 64-bit systems.
For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 4.8.6-1+squeeze1.
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2:4.9.2-1+deb7u1.
For the testing distribution (jessie), and the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2:4.10.2-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your nspr packages.