Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3186-1 nss -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 13 Mar 2015
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 773625.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2014-1569.
- More information:
It was discovered that the Mozilla Network Security Service library (nss) incorrectly handled certain ASN.1 lengths. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to perform a data-smuggling attack.
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2:3.14.5-1+deb7u4.
For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2:3.17.2-1.1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2:3.17.2-1.1.
We recommend that you upgrade your nss packages.