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FS#57597 - [strongswan] CVE-2018-6459

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Karol Babioch (kbabioch) - Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 13:57 GMT
Last edited by Christian Rebischke (Shibumi) - Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 14:57 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Security
Status Closed
Assigned To Christian Rebischke (Shibumi)
Levente Polyak (anthraxx)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No



The rsa_pss_params_parse function in libstrongswan/credentials/keys/signature_params.c in strongSwan 5.6.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted RSASSA-PSS signature that lacks a mask generation function parameter.

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Closed by  Christian Rebischke (Shibumi)
Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 14:57 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  fixed with strongswan-5.6.2-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz
Comment by Christian Rebischke (Shibumi) - Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 14:45 GMT
strongswan-5.6.2-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz will fix this issue..