CVE-2015-2924

NameCVE-2015-2924
DescriptionThe receive_ra function in rdisc/nm-lndp-rdisc.c in the Neighbor Discovery (ND) protocol implementation in the IPv6 stack in NetworkManager 1.x allows remote attackers to reconfigure a hop-limit setting via a small hop_limit value in a Router Advertisement (RA) message, a similar issue to CVE-2015-2922.
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NVD severitylow
Debian Bugs783295

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
network-manager (PTS)stretch1.6.2-3+deb9u2fixed
buster1.14.6-2+deb10u1fixed
bullseye1.30.0-2fixed
bookworm, sid1.32.12-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
network-managersource(unstable)1.0.2-1783295

Notes

[jessie] - network-manager <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - network-manager <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[squeeze] - network-manager <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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