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[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2014:1220-4: important: Security update for mozilla-nss
SUSE Security Update: Security update for mozilla-nss

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2014:1220-4
Rating: important
References: #897890
Cross-References: CVE-2014-1568
Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available. It
includes one version update.


Mozilla NSS was updated to version 3.16.5 to fix a RSA certificate forgery

MFSA 2014-73 / CVE-2014-1568: Antoine Delignat-Lavaud, security researcher
at Inria Paris in team Prosecco, reported an issue in Network Security
Services (NSS) libraries affecting all versions. He discovered that NSS is
vulnerable to a variant of a signature forgery attack previously published
by Daniel Bleichenbacher. This is due to lenient parsing of ASN.1 values
involved in a signature and could lead to the forging of RSA certificates.

The Advanced Threat Research team at Intel Security also independently
discovered and reported this issue.

Security Issues:

* CVE-2014-1568

Package List:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64) [New Version:


- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (s390x x86_64) [New Version:



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