Debian Security Advisory 3861-1


Debian Security Advisory 3861-1 Posted May 26, 2017 Authored by Debian | Site Debian Linux Security Advisory 3861-1 – Jakub Jirasek of Secunia Research discovered that libtasn1, a library used to handle Abstract Syntax Notation One structures, did not properly validate its input. This would allow an attacker to cause a crash by denial-of-service, or potentially execute arbitrary code, by tricking a user into processing a maliciously crafted assignments file.

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