Tor security update for Debian 8/9
Posted on: 12/04/2017 06:33 AM

Updated tor packages has been released for both Debian GNU/Linux 8 and 9

Tor security update for Debian 8/9


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4054-1 security@debian.org
https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
December 03, 2017 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : tor
CVE ID : CVE-2017-8819 CVE-2017-8820 CVE-2017-8821 CVE-2017-8822
CVE-2017-8823

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Tor, a connection-based
low-latency anonymous communication system.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
in version 0.2.5.16-1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.2.9.14-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your tor packages.

For the detailed security status of tor please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/tor

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/




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