SuSE9 Security Update : DHCP (YOU Patch Number 12347)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update contains a backported patch from dhcp-3.0.7 to fix a
buffer overflow which could lead to a denial-of-service condition in
cases when the dhcp server is configured to send many DHCP options to
clients. (CVE-2007-0062)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-0062.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12347.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41275 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0062

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