USN-2427-1: Libksba vulnerability
27 November 2014
Libksba could be made to crash or run programs if it opened a specially crafted file.
- libksba - X.509 and CMS support library
Hanno Böck discovered that Libksba incorrectly handled certain S/MIME
messages or ECC based OpenPGP data. An attacker could use this issue to
cause Libksba to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.