Debian Security Advisory DSA 3341-1 (conntrack - security update)

Published: 2015-08-19 22:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Affected Versions:
conntrack on Debian Linux

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.2.1-1+deb7u1. For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.4.2-2+deb8u1. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.4.2-3. We recommend that you upgrade your conntrack Linux Distribution Packages.

It was discovered that in certain configurations, if the relevant conntrack kernel module is not loaded, conntrackd will crash when handling DCCP, SCTP or ICMPv6 packets.

Detection Method:
This check tests the installed software version using the apt Linux Distribution Package manager.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)


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