Fedora 15 : dhcp-4.2.1-10.P1.fc15 (2011-10740)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a pair of defects that could cause the server to
halt upon processing certain packets.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=729382
http://www.nessus.org/u?0988f006

Solution :

Update the affected dhcp package.

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: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55986 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49120

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

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