Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2997-1 ecdsautils -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 07 May 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-24884.
- More information:
In ecdsautils, a collection of ECDSA elliptic curve cryptography command line tools, an improper verification of cryptographic signatures was detected. A signature consisting only of zeroes is always considered valid, making it trivial to forge signatures.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 0.3.2+git20151018-2+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your ecdsautils packages.
For the detailed security status of ecdsautils please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/ecdsautils
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS