Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4158-1 openssl1.0 -- security update

Date Reported:
29 Mar 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-0739.
More information:

It was discovered that constructed ASN.1 types with a recursive definition could exceed the stack, potentially leading to a denial of service.

Details can be found in the upstream advisory:

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.2l-2+deb9u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your openssl1.0 packages.

For the detailed security status of openssl1.0 please refer to its security tracker page at: