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Mageia alert MGASA-2014-0165 (openssl)

From:  Mageia Updates <>
Subject:  [updates-announce] MGASA-2014-0165: Updated openssl package fix two security vulnerabilities
Date:  Tue, 8 Apr 2014 10:01:18 +0200
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MGASA-2014-0165 - Updated openssl package fix two security vulnerabilities Publication date: 08 Apr 2014 URL: Type: security Affected Mageia releases: 3, 4 CVE: CVE-2014-0076, CVE-2014-0160 Description: Updated openssl packages fix security vulnerability: The Montgomery ladder implementation in OpenSSL through 1.0.0l does not ensure that certain swap operations have a constant-time behavior, which makes it easier for local users to obtain ECDSA nonces via a FLUSH+RELOAD cache side-channel attack (CVE-2014-0076). A missing bounds check in the handling of the TLS heartbeat extension in OpenSSL through 1.0.1f can be used to reveal up to 64k of memory to a connected client or server (CVE-2014-0160). References: - - - - - SRPMS: - 4/core/openssl-1.0.1e-8.2.mga4 - 3/core/openssl-1.0.1e-1.5.mga3

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