Joakim Hindersson discovered that Open vSwitch, a software-based
Ethernet virtual switch, allowed a malicious user to cause a
denial-of-service by sending a specially crafted packet.
For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your openvswitch packages.
For the detailed security status of openvswitch please refer to
its security tracker page at:
Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
Mailing list: [email protected]
Debian Security Advisory DSA-4852-1 [email protected]
https://www.debian.org/security/ Sebastien Delafond
February 15, 2021 https://www.debian.org/security/faq