Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dhcp (MDVSA-2010:114)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in dhcp :

ISC DHCP 4.1 before 4.1.1-P1 and 4.0 before 4.0.2-P1 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (server exit) via a zero-length
client ID (CVE-2010-2156).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48187 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-114.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2156

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