[USN-3727-1] Bouncy Castle vulnerabilities
marc.deslauriers at canonical.com
Wed Aug 1 15:56:02 UTC 2018
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3727-1
August 01, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
Several security issues were fixed in Bouncy Castle.
- bouncycastle: Java implementation of cryptographic algorithms
It was discovered that Bouncy Castle incorrectly handled certain crypto
algorithms. A remote attacker could possibly use these issues to obtain
sensitive information, including private keys.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
CVE-2015-6644, CVE-2015-7940, CVE-2016-1000338, CVE-2016-1000339,
CVE-2016-1000341, CVE-2016-1000342, CVE-2016-1000343, CVE-2016-1000345,
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