Brocade Security Advisory

Brocade Security Advisory ID:

BSA-2017-310

 

Risk Impact:

Critical

Initial Publication Date:

May 17, 2017

 

Workaround:

N/A

Last Updated:

 

 

Component:

Linux Kernel

Revision:

1.0: Interim

 

Affected CVE(s):

CVE-2016-10229

 

 

 

CVSS Score:

9.8

Summary

udp.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via UDP traffic that triggers an unsafe second checksum calculation during execution of a recv system call with the MSG_PEEK flag.

Affected Products

Product

Current Assessment

Brocade SLX-OS

Impacted: Fixed in 17r.1.01.

Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager

Impacted: Appliance fixed in 10.4, 9.9r2, and later.

Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable

Brocade FastIron OS, Brocade NetIron OS, Brocade ServerIron ADX, Brocade Services Director, Brocade Virtual ADX, Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager: Software, and Brocade Virtual Web Application Firewall are confirmed not affected by this vulnerability.

Workaround

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

Revision History

Version

Change

Date

1.0

Initial Publication

May 17, 2017

 

 

 

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