Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3341-1 conntrack -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 20 Aug 2015
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 796103.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2015-6496.
- More information:
It was discovered that in certain configurations, if the relevant conntrack kernel module is not loaded, conntrackd will crash when handling DCCP, SCTP or ICMPv6 packets.
For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.2.1-1+deb7u1.
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.4.2-2+deb8u1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.4.2-3.
We recommend that you upgrade your conntrack packages.