Debian Security Advisory
DLA-358-1 openssl -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 03 Dec 2015
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2015-3195.
- More information:
When presented with a malformed X509_ATTRIBUTE structure OpenSSL will leak memory. This structure is used by the PKCS#7 and CMS routines so any application which reads PKCS#7 or CMS data from untrusted sources is affected. SSL/TLS is not affected.