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Ubuntu: USN-4189-1 (CVE-2019-14818): DPDK vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-4189-1 (CVE-2019-14818): DPDK vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/13/2019
Created
11/16/2019
Added
11/14/2019
Modified
12/06/2019

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-4189-1:

Jason Wang discovered that DPDK incorrectly handled certain messages. An

attacker in a malicious container could possibly use this issue to cause

DPDK to leak resources, resulting in a denial of service.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-dpdk

References

  • ubuntu-upgrade-dpdk

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