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Mandriva: 2013:040: gnutls Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Nadhem Alfardan and Kenny Paterson devised an attack that recovers some bits of the plaintext of a GnuTLS session that utilizes that CBC ciphersuites, by using timing information (CVE-2013-1619). The gnutls package has been updated to latest 3.0.28 version to fix [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:040
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : gnutls
 Date    : April 5, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Nadhem Alfardan and Kenny Paterson devised an attack that recovers
 some bits of the plaintext of a GnuTLS session that utilizes that
 CBC ciphersuites, by using timing information (CVE-2013-1619).
 
 The gnutls package has been updated to latest 3.0.28 version to fix
 above problem.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-1619
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2013-0050
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 942151b0666c9b58dec41ac9e6b84bac  mbs1/x86_64/gnutls-3.0.28-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 a11ec1c9901d1e60525241e4fb7b3328  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gnutls28-3.0.28-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 5ab8a36480a1d286b51039e082cd6198  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gnutls-devel-3.0.28-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 a269eabac3f59f8c97521a1a372f8ffb  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gnutls-ssl27-3.0.28-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 06ddda051bcdd9787c1b55732994df95  mbs1/x86_64/lib64tasn1_3-2.14-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 4e4baa2bc639b93ad1d372af7ad8b8ec  mbs1/x86_64/lib64tasn1-devel-2.14-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 9554ffa6981c65d56214ec731c27494e  mbs1/x86_64/libtasn1-tools-2.14-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 4a46d2f718c65a76c55af4161e3d9d72  mbs1/SRPMS/gnutls-3.0.28-1.mbs1.src.rpm
 03c3cec31c63d818223aa6ec87bfba73  mbs1/SRPMS/libtasn1-2.14-1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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