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: https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20180327.txt
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: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/openssl1.0