Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4296-1 mbedtls -- security update

Date Reported:
16 Sep 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-0497, CVE-2018-0498.
More information:

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in mbedtls, a lightweight crypto and SSL/TLS library which could result in plain text recovery via side-channel attacks.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 2.4.2-1+deb9u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your mbedtls packages.

For the detailed security status of mbedtls please refer to its security tracker page at: