DescriptionAvahi version 0.7 contains a Incorrect Access Control vulnerability in avahi-daemon that can result in Traffic reflection and amplification for DDoS attacks.. This attack appear to be exploitable via unicast IP network packet with spoofed source address.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs917047

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
avahi (PTS)jessie0.6.31-5vulnerable
buster, sid0.7-4vulnerable

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

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