USN-3898-2: NSS vulnerability
27 February 2019
NSS could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- nss - Network Security Service library
USN-3898-1 fixed a vulnerability in NSS. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
Hanno Böck and Damian Poddebniak discovered that NSS incorrectly handled
certain CMS functions. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to
cause NSS to crash, resulting in a denial of service.
- USN-3898-1: nss, libnss3