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)sid127.0.1-1fixed
nss (PTS)buster2:3.42.1-1+deb10u5vulnerable
buster (security)2:3.42.1-1+deb10u8vulnerable
bullseye (security), bullseye2:3.61-1+deb11u3vulnerable
sid, trixie2:3.101-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs

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