Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1334-1 mosquitto -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 31 Mar 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-7651, CVE-2017-7652.
- More information:
A crafted CONNECT packet from an unauthenticated client could result in extraordinary memory consumption.
In case all sockets/file descriptors are exhausted, a SIGHUP signal to reload the configuration could result in default config values (especially bad security settings)
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 0.15-2+deb7u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your mosquitto packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS