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A tang security update has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 10 LTS to address a race condition.

[SECURITY] [DLA 3648-1] tang security update

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Debian LTS Advisory DLA-3648-1 Chris Lamb
November 07, 2023
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Package : tang
Version : 7-1+deb10u2
CVE ID : CVE-2023-1672
Debian Bug : 1038119

It was discovered that there was a race condition in Tang, a
network-based cryptographic binding server. This flaw resulted in a
small time window whereby newly-generated private keys were readable
by other processes on the same machine.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your tang packages.

For the detailed security status of tang please refer to
its security tracker page at:

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: