USN-3642-1: DPDK vulnerability

09 May 2018

dpdk vulnerability

Releases

Packages

  • dpdk - set of libraries for fast packet processing

Details

Maxime Coquelin discovered that DPDK incorrectly handled guest physical
ranges. A malicious guest could use this issue to possibly access sensitive
information.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 18.04

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References