[arch-security] [ASA-201512-19] openvpn: out-of-bound read
rgacogne at archlinux.org
Mon Dec 28 19:09:38 UTC 2015
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201512-19
Date : 2015-12-28
CVE-ID : N/A
Package : openvpn
Type : out-of-bound error
Remote : Yes
Link : https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/CVE
The package openvpn before version 2.3.9-1 is vulnerable to an
Upgrade to 2.3.9-1.
# pacman -Syu "openvpn>=2.3.9-1"
The problem has been fixed upstream in version 2.3.9.
The code always tried to copy-out a "struct sockaddr_in6" even for IPv4
results, which reads more bytes than getaddrinfo() is guaranteed to
A remote attacker might be able to cause a denial of service
(application crash) or access sensitive data.
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