Debian Security Advisory DSA 3320-1 (openafs - security update)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

6.8

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

6 years ago

Modified

Modified

6 months ago

Summary

It was discovered that OpenAFS, the implementation of the distributed filesystem AFS, contained several flaws that could result in information leak, denial-of-service or kernel panic.

Affected Software

Affected Software

openafs on Debian Linux

Detection Method

Detection Method

This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.

Solution

Solution

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 1.6.1-3+deb7u3. For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1.6.9-2+deb8u3. We recommend that you upgrade your openafs packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)

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