Package "strongswan"

Name: strongswan


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • standalone IPsec client
  • strongSwan IPsec client, systemd support
  • strongSwan plugin to interact with NetworkManager
  • strongSwan IPsec client, pki command

Latest version: 5.6.2-1ubuntu2.3
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: security
Repository: universe


Other versions of "strongswan" in Bionic

Repository Area Version
base main 5.6.2-1ubuntu2
base universe 5.6.2-1ubuntu2
security main 5.6.2-1ubuntu2.3
updates universe 5.6.2-1ubuntu2.6
updates main 5.6.2-1ubuntu2.6

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Version: 5.6.2-1ubuntu2.3 2018-10-01 18:06:52 UTC

  strongswan (5.6.2-1ubuntu2.3) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Insufficient input validation in gmp plugin
    - debian/patches/strongswan-4.4.0-5.7.0_gmp-pkcs1-overflow.patch: fix
      buffer overflow with very small RSA keys in
    - CVE-2018-17540

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:36:02 -0400

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2018-17540 RESERVED

Version: 5.6.2-1ubuntu2.2 2018-09-25 14:07:14 UTC

  strongswan (5.6.2-1ubuntu2.2) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Insufficient input validation in gmp plugin
    - debian/patches/strongswan-5.6.1-5.6.3_gmp-pkcs1-verify.patch: don't
      parse PKCS1 v1.5 RSA signatures to verify them in
    - CVE-2018-16151
    - CVE-2018-16152
  * SECURITY UPDATE: remote denial of service
    - debian/patches/strongswan-5.5.0-5.6.2_skeyseed_init.patch: properly
      initialize variable in src/libcharon/sa/ikev2/keymat_v2.c.
    - CVE-2018-10811
  * SECURITY UPDATE: DoS in stroke plugin
    - debian/patches/strongswan-5.1.2-5.6.2_stroke_msg_len.patch: ensure a
      minimum message length in
    - CVE-2018-5388

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:03:06 +0200

CVE-2018-16151 RESERVED
CVE-2018-16152 RESERVED
CVE-2018-10811 strongSwan 5.6.0 and older allows Remote Denial of Service because of Missing Initialization of a Variable.
CVE-2018-5388 In stroke_socket.c in strongSwan before 5.6.3, a missing packet length check could allow a buffer underflow, which may lead to resource exhaustion an

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