This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
New dhcp packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0,
10.1, 10.2, 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, and -current to fix a security
issue with dhclient. Note that dhclient is not the default DHCP client
in Slackware's networking scripts, dhcpcd is. However, if you use
dhclient on a network where someone could deploy a hostile DHCP
server, you should upgrade to the new package.
See also :
Update the affected dhcp package.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 39796 ()
Bugtraq ID: 35668
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0692
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