Endpoint Vulnerability

RHSA-2018:3665: NetworkManager security update (Important)

Description

NetworkManager is a system network service that manages network devices and connections, attempting to keep active network connectivity when available. Its capabilities include managing Ethernet, wireless, mobile broadband (WWAN), and PPPoE devices, as well as providing VPN integration with a variety of different VPN services. Security Fix(es): * systemd: Out-of-bounds heap write in systemd-networkd dhcpv6 option handling (CVE-2018-15688) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Red Hat would like to thank Ubuntu Security Team for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Felix Wilhelm (Google) as the original reporter.

Affected Products

systemd

References

CVE-2018-15688,