SuSE 11.1 Security Update : dhcpcd (SAT Patch Number 6301)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

A stack overflow in dhcpcd was fixed which could be used by network
local attackers to crash the dhcpcd and so causing loss of DHCP
functionality. (CVE-2012-2152)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=758227
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=760334
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2152.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6301.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64125 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2152