Debian: Security Advisory for dpdk (DSA-4688-1)

Published: 2020-05-19 03:00:07
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'dpdk' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the DSA-4688-1 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the vhost code of DPDK, a set of libraries for fast packet processing, which could result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code by malicious guests/containers.

Affected Versions:
'dpdk' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Debian Linux.

Recommendations:
For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 16.11.11-1+deb9u2. For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 18.11.6-1~deb10u2. We recommend that you upgrade your dpdk Linux Distribution Packages.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-10722
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-10723
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-10724

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2020-10722
https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2020-10723
https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2020-10724

References:

https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4688.html
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/DSA-4688-1

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2020-05-19
Modified
2020-05-20
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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