Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4283-1 ruby-json-jwt -- security update

Date Reported:
31 Aug 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-1000539.
More information:

It was discovered that ruby-json-jwt, a Ruby implementation of JSON web tokens performed insufficient validation of GCM auth tags.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.6.2-1+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your ruby-json-jwt packages.

For the detailed security status of ruby-json-jwt please refer to its security tracker page at: