Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4138-1 mbedtls -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 15 Mar 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 890287, Bug 890288.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-18187, CVE-2018-0487, CVE-2018-0488.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in mbed TLS, a lightweight crypto and SSL/TLS library, that allowed a remote attacker to either cause a denial-of-service by application crash, or execute arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 2.4.2-1+deb9u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your mbedtls packages.
For the detailed security status of mbedtls please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/mbedtls