A programming error exists in a way Randombit Botan cryptographic library
version 2.0.1 implements x500 string comparisons which could lead to
certificate verification issues and abuse. A specially crafted X509
certificate would need to be delivered to the client or server application
in order to trigger this vulnerability.
Upstream:released (1.10.16-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Trusty/esm:DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (1.10.16-1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (1.10.16-1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):DNE
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Updated: 2019-04-26 14:22:29 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)