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From: Aaron Bauman <bman@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201904-14 ] GnuTLS: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 20:59:23
Message-Id: 20190415204744.GF29860@monkey
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201904-14
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: GnuTLS: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: April 15, 2019
     Bugs: #681846
       ID: 201904-14

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GnuTLS, the worst of which
could result in a Denial of Service condition.

Background
==========

GnuTLS is a secure communications library implementing the SSL, TLS and
DTLS protocols and technologies around them.

Affected packages
=================

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  net-libs/gnutls              < 3.6.7                    >= 3.6.7 

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GnuTLS. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All GnuTLS users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/gnutls-3.6.7"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2019-3829
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3829
[ 2 ] CVE-2019-3836
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3836

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201904-14

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@g.o or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2019 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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