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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.841767
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu Update for nss USN-2159-1
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'nss'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'nss'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
It was discovered that NSS incorrectly handled wildcard
certificates when used with internationalized domain names. If a remote
attacker were able to perform a man-in-the-middle attack, this flaw could be
exploited to spoof SSL servers.

Affected Software/OS:
nss on Ubuntu 13.10,
Ubuntu 12.10,
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS,
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

Solution:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

CVSS Score:
4.3

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2014-1492
BugTraq ID: 66356
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/66356
Bugtraq: 20141205 NEW: VMSA-2014-0012 - VMware vSphere product updates address security vulnerabilities (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/534161/100/0/threaded
Debian Security Information: DSA-2994 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2994
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-May/132437.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2014/Dec/23
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-01
http://secunia.com/advisories/59866
http://secunia.com/advisories/60621
http://secunia.com/advisories/60794
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2014:0665 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-05/msg00006.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2014:0727 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-05/msg00015.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2014:0599 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00010.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2014:0629 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00033.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2159-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2185-1
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