RHEL 8 : lldpad (RHSA-2019:3673)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 130563


The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.


An update for lldpad is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Low. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link (s) in the References section.

The lldpad packages provide the Linux user space daemon and configuration tool for Intel's Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP) Agent with Enhanced Ethernet support.

Security Fix(es) :

* lldptool: improper sanitization of shell-escape codes (CVE-2018-10932)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes :

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Release Notes linked from the References section.


Update the affected lldpad, lldpad-debuginfo and / or lldpad-debugsource packages.

See Also




Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 130563

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2019-3673.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/11/06

Updated: 2019/12/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:lldpad, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:lldpad-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:lldpad-debugsource, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/11/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10932

RHSA: 2019:3673