|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu Update for network-manager USN-3807-1|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for;the 'network-manager' package(s) announced via the USN-3807-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for
the 'network-manager' package(s) announced via the USN-3807-1 advisory.
Felix Wilhelm discovered that the NetworkManager
internal DHCPv6 client incorrectly handled certain DHCPv6 messages. In non-default
configurations where the internal DHCP client is enabled, an attacker on the same network
could use this issue to cause NetworkManager to crash, resulting in a
denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
network-manager on Ubuntu 18.10,
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS,
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-15688|
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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