|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian LTS: Security Advisory for tcpdump (DLA-2444-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'tcpdump'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2444-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'tcpdump'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2444-1 advisory.
The ppp de-capsulator in tcpdump 4.9.3 can be convinced to allocate
a large amount of memory.
The buffer should be big enough to hold the captured data, but it
doesn't need to be big enough to hold the entire on-the-network
packet, if we haven't captured all of it.
'tcpdump' package(s) on Debian Linux.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your tcpdump packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-8037|
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