Advisories ยป MGASA-2020-0215

Updated libreswan packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 15 May 2020
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 7
CVE: CVE-2020-1763

Description

Updated libreswan packages fix security vulnerability:

An out-of-bounds buffer read flaw was found in the pluto daemon of
libreswan. An unauthenticated attacker could use this flaw to crash
libreswan by sending specially-crafted IKEv1 Informational Exchange
packets. The daemon respawns after the crash (CVE-2020-1763).
                

References

SRPMS

7/core