|Bugzilla:||960229: CVE-2013-2053 Openswan: remote buffer overflow in atodn()|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Buffer overflow in the atodn function in Openswan before 2.6.39, when Opportunistic Encryption is enabled and an RSA key is being used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (pluto IKE daemon crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted DNS TXT records. NOTE: this might be the same vulnerability as CVE-2013-2052 and CVE-2013-2054.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (openswan)||RHSA-2013:0827||May 15, 2013|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (openswan)||RHSA-2013:0827||May 15, 2013|
This issue was discovered by Florian Weimer of the Red Hat Product Security Team.
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