USN-6068-1: Open vSwitch vulnerability
10 May 2023
Open vSwitch could be made to stop forwarding packets if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- openvswitch - Ethernet virtual switch
David Marchand discovered that Open vSwitch incorrectly handled IP packets
with the protocol set to 0. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue
to cause a denial of service.
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.