USN-4417-1: NSS vulnerability
6 July 2020
NSS could be made to expose sensitive information.
- nss - Network Security Service library
Cesar Pereida, Billy Bob Brumley, Yuval Yarom, and Nicola Tuveri discovered
that NSS incorrectly handled RSA key generation. A local attacker could
possibly use this issue to perform a timing attack and recover RSA keys.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.
- USN-4417-2: libnss3, libnss3-1d, libnss3-dev, libnss3-nssdb, nss, libnss3-tools