Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dhcp (MDVSA-2011:128)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in dhcp :

The server in ISC DHCP 3.x and 4.x before 4.2.2, 3.1-ESV before
3.1-ESV-R3, and 4.1-ESV before 4.1-ESV-R3 allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (daemon exit) via a crafted DHCP packet
(CVE-2011-2748).

The server in ISC DHCP 3.x and 4.x before 4.2.2, 3.1-ESV before
3.1-ESV-R3, and 4.1-ESV before 4.1-ESV-R3 allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (daemon exit) via a crafted BOOTP packet
(CVE-2011-2749).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149 products_id=490

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55916 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49120

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2748
CVE-2011-2749

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