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[ GLSA 201904-14 ] GnuTLS: Multiple vulnerabilities
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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
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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
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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@gentoo.org 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