Package "openvswitch"

Name: openvswitch


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • Open vSwitch public key infrastructure dependency package
  • Open vSwitch source code
  • Open vSwitch test package
  • Simple controller for testing OpenFlow setups

Latest version: *DELETED*
Release: focal (20.04)
Level: proposed
Repository: universe


Other versions of "openvswitch" in Focal

Repository Area Version
base main 2.13.0-0ubuntu1
base universe 2.13.0-0ubuntu1
security main 2.13.3-0ubuntu0.20.04.2
security universe 2.13.3-0ubuntu0.20.04.2
updates main 2.13.8-0ubuntu1
updates universe 2.13.8-0ubuntu1

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Version: *DELETED* 2022-08-17 16:06:19 UTC
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Version: 2.13.8-0ubuntu1 2022-08-05 23:07:15 UTC

  openvswitch (2.13.8-0ubuntu1) focal; urgency=medium

  * New upstream point release (LP: #1980213).

 -- Frode Nordahl <email address hidden> Mon, 04 Jul 2022 10:01:53 +0100

1980213 [SRU] openvswitch 2.13.8

Version: *DELETED* 2022-03-07 16:06:36 UTC
No changelog for deleted or moved packages.

Version: 2.13.5-0ubuntu1 2022-01-18 23:06:34 UTC

  openvswitch (2.13.5-0ubuntu1) focal; urgency=medium

  * New upstream point release (LP: #1956754).
  * d/p/ovs-dev-ovs-ctl-Allow-recording-hostname-separately.patch: Drop,
    included in release.
  * d/p/py3-compat.patch: Refresh, various fixes included in point
  * d/p/CVE-2021-36980.patch: Drop, included in release.

 -- James Page <email address hidden> Thu, 13 Jan 2022 10:57:22 +0000

Source diff to previous version
1956754 [SRU] openvswitch 2.13.5
CVE-2021-36980 Open vSwitch (aka openvswitch) 2.11.0 through 2.15.0 has a use-after-free in decode_NXAST_RAW_ENCAP (called from ofpact_decode and ofpacts_decode) du

Version: 2.13.3-0ubuntu0.20.04.1 2021-04-13 22:07:14 UTC

  openvswitch (2.13.3-0ubuntu0.20.04.1) focal; urgency=medium

  [ James Page ]
  * New upstream point release (LP: #1920141, LP: #1907686).
  * Dropped security patches, included in release:
    - CVE-2015-8011.patch
    - CVE-2020-27827.patch
    - CVE-2020-35498.patch
  * Add BD on libdbus-1-dev to resolve linking issues for DPDK builds due
    to changes in DPDK.
  * d/control: Set minimum version of libdpdk-dev to avoid build
    failures with 19.11.6-0ubuntu0.20.04.1.

  [ Frode Nordahl ]
  * Fix recording of FQDN/hostname on startup (LP: #1915829):
    - d/p/ovs-dev-ovs-ctl-Allow-recording-hostname-separately.patch: Cherry
      pick of committed upstream fix to support skip of hostname
      configuration on ovs-vswitchd/ovsdb-server startup.
    - d/openvswitch-switch.ovs-record-hostname.service: Record hostname in
      Open vSwitch after network-online.target using new systemd unit.
    - d/openvswitch-switch.ovs-vswitchd.service: Pass `--no-record-hostname`
      option to `ovs-ctl` to delegate recording of hostname to the separate
    - d/openvswitch-switch.ovsdb-server.service: Pass `--no-record-hostname`
      option to `ovs-ctl` to delegate recording of hostname to the separate
    - d/openvswitch-switch.service: Add `Also` reference to
      ovs-record-hostname.service so that the service is enabled on install.
    - d/rules: Add `ovs-record-hostname.service` to package build.

 -- James Page <email address hidden> Wed, 24 Mar 2021 08:46:41 +0000

1920141 [SRU] openvswitch 2.13.3 / linking changes in DPDK 19.11.x
1915829 FQDN / hostname recorded in OVSDB is unreliable
CVE-2015-8011 Buffer overflow in the lldp_decode function in daemon/protocols/lldp.c in lldpd before 0.8.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (da
CVE-2020-27827 RESERVED
CVE-2020-35498 RESERVED

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