Fedora 17 : dhcp-4.2.4-13.P2.fc17 (2012-14149)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This is security bugfix release fixing a security vulnerability.

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=856766
http://www.nessus.org/u?97a9680f

Solution :

Update the affected dhcp package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62333 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55530

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3955

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