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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
[DLA 1508-1] suricata security update
21 September 2018
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux 8
UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Reduced Security -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2016-10728
Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on
platforms other than Debian. It is recommended that administrators
running suricata check for an updated version of the software for
their operating system.
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Package : suricata
Version : 2.0.7-2+deb8u1
CVE ID : CVE-2016-10728
If an ICMPv4 error packet is received as the first packet on a flow
in the to_client direction, it can lead to missed TCP/UDP detection
in packets arriving afterwards.
For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your suricata packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
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