USN-4691-1: Open vSwitch vulnerabilities
13 January 2021
Several security issues were fixed in Open vSwitch.
- openvswitch - Ethernet virtual switch
Jonas Rudloff discovered that Open vSwitch incorrectly handled certain
malformed LLDP packets. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause
Open vSwitch to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.