Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Nahuel Riva and Gerardo Richarte discovered that the DHCP server did
not correctly handle certain client options. A remote attacker could
send malicious DHCP replies to the server and execute arbitrary code.
Update the affected dhcp, dhcp-client and / or dhcp-relay packages.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 28136 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-5365CVE-2008-5010
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