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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2019-15167): tcpdump vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2019-15167): tcpdump vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/15/2019
Created
01/29/2020
Added
01/28/2020
Modified
08/05/2020

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-4252-2:

USN-4252-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in tcpdump. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM and Ubuntu 14.04 ESM.

Original advisory details:

Multiple security issues were discovered in tcpdump. A remote attacker could use these issues to cause tcpdump to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-tcpdump

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