Debian Security Advisory

DLA-759-1 nss -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
23 Dec 2016
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-9074.
More information:

Franziskus Kiefer reported that the existing mitigations for some timing side-channel attacks were insufficient:

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 2:3.26-1+debu7u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your nss packages.

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