CVE-2023-6135

NameCVE-2023-6135
DescriptionMultiple NSS NIST curves were susceptible to a side-channel attack known as "Minerva". This attack could potentially allow an attacker to recover the private key. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 121.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs1059054

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid123.0-1fixed
nss (PTS)buster2:3.42.1-1+deb10u5vulnerable
buster (security)2:3.42.1-1+deb10u7vulnerable
bullseye (security), bullseye2:3.61-1+deb11u3vulnerable
bookworm2:3.87.1-1vulnerable
sid, trixie2:3.98-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)121.0-1
nsssource(unstable)2:3.95-11059054

Notes

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2023-56/#CVE-2023-6135
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1853908 (not public)
Fixed via: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1861728
https://hg.mozilla.org/projects/nss/rev/e68b42b773657000078d104aaccbe26e71a1e0be
Fixed via: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1863605
https://hg.mozilla.org/projects/nss/rev/39f0db972e9d4803f386585bc4d8858ad6f019b8

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