SuSE 10 Security Update : dhcp (ZYPP Patch Number 7716)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update of dhcp fixes two Denial of Service (CVE-2011-2748 /
CVE-2011-2749) vulnerabilities caused by specially crafted BOOTP
packets.

Additionally, the alias IP address handling of dhclient-script was
fixed to not wipe out iptables connmark when renewing the lease.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2748.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2749.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7716.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57181 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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