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LIN4-20842 : Security Advisory - strongswan - CVE-2013-6075

Created: Nov 5, 2013    Updated: Mar 10, 2016
Resolved Date: Dec 16, 2013
Previous ID: CGP5-1017
Found In Version: 4.3
Fix Version:
Severity: Severe
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 4
Component/s: Userspace


The compare_dn function in utils/identification.c in strongSwan 4.3.3 through 5.1.1 allows (1) remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read, NULL pointer dereference, and daemon crash) or (2) remote authenticated users to impersonate arbitrary users and bypass access restrictions via a crafted ID_DER_ASN1_DN ID, related to an "insufficient length check" during identity comparison.


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wrl 5.0.1

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