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A libreswan security update has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 11 to address an issue that may result in denial of service.

DSA 5368-1: libreswan security update

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-5368-1 Salvatore Bonaccorso
March 03, 2023
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Package : libreswan
CVE ID : CVE-2023-23009
Debian Bug : 1031821

It was discovered that the libreswan IPsec implementation could be
forced into a crash/restart via malformed IKEv2 packets after peer
authentication, resulting in denial of service.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), this problem has been fixed in
version 4.3-1+deb11u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your libreswan packages.

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

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