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PostPosted: Mon Nov 26, 2018 8:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 201811-16 ] strongSwan Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: strongSwan: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201811-16)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2018-11-26
Bug(s): #648610, #656338, #658230, #668862
ID: 201811-16

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in strongSwan, the worst
of which could lead to a Denial of Service condition.


Background

strongSwan is an IPSec implementation for Linux.

Affected Packages

Package: net-vpn/strongswan
Vulnerable: < 5.7.1
Unaffected: >= 5.7.1
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in strongSwan. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition or
impersonate a user.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All strongSwan users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-vpn/strongswan-5.7.1"
   


References

CVE-2018-10811
CVE-2018-16151
CVE-2018-16152
CVE-2018-17540
CVE-2018-5388
CVE-2018-6459
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