BSA-2017-310

Brocade Security Advisory ID

BSA-2017-310

Initial Publication Date

05/17/2017

Last Updated

05/17/2017

Revision

1.0: Interim

Risk Impact

Critical

Workaround

N/A

Component

Linux Kernel

Affected CVE

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 Fabric OS, Brocade FastIron OS, Brocade NetIron OS, Brocade Network OS, Brocade ServerIron ADX, Brocade SLX-OS, Brocade Virtual ADX, Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager, 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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