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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
This update of dhcp fixes two security vulnerabilities :
- Malformed client identifiers could cause a Denial of
Service (excessive CPU consumption), effectively causing
further client requests to not be processed anymore.
- Two unspecified memory leaks. (CVE-2012-3954)
Additionally, the following issues were fixed :
- The init script of dhcp-server was fixed to check syntax
and fail on force-reload and restart to avoid stopping
of running daemon followed by start failure
- Added libgcc_s.so to chroot, so the server can report an
See also :
Apply SAT patch number 6671.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.1