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The _asn1_extract_der_octet function in lib/decoding.c in GNU Libtasn1 before 4.8, when used without the ASN1_DECODE_FLAG_STRICT_DER flag, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion) via a crafted certificate.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 5.9
Publish Date: May 5, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: May 10, 2016

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Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
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