Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2256-1 libtirpc -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 28 Jun 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-4429.
- More information:
It was discovered that libtiprc, a transport-independent RPC library, could be used for a denial of service or possibly unspecified other impact by a stack-based buffer overflow due to a flood of crafted ICMP and UDP packets.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 0.2.5-1+deb8u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your libtirpc packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS