CVE-2006-7239

NameCVE-2006-7239
DescriptionThe _gnutls_x509_oid2mac_algorithm function in lib/gnutls_algorithms.c in GnuTLS before 1.4.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted X.509 certificate that uses a hash algorithm that is not supported by GnuTLS, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.
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NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gnutls26source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- gnutls26 <not-affected> (fix is present in lenny/sid; fixed originally in upstream 1.4.2, which precedes 26)

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