GLSA-201301-06 : ISC DHCP: Denial of Service

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201301-06
(ISC DHCP: Denial of Service)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ISC DHCP. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

The vulnerabilities might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary
code or cause a Denial of Service.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201301-06.xml

Solution :

All ISC DHCP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/dhcp-4.2.4_p2'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true