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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A NULL pointer dereference flaw was discovered in the way the dhcpd
daemon parsed DHCPv6 packets. A remote attacker could use this flaw to
crash dhcpd via a specially crafted DHCPv6 packet, if dhcpd was
running as a DHCPv6 server. (CVE-2010-3611)
After installing this update, all DHCP servers will be restarted
See also :
Update the affected dhclient, dhcp and / or dhcp-devel packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60909 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2010-3611
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