SuSE 11.2 Security Update : dhcp (SAT Patch Number 7571)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The ISC DHCP server had a denial of service issue in handling specific
DDNS requests which could cause a out of memory usage situation.
(CVE-2013-2266)

This update also adds a dhcp6-server service template for
SuSEfirewall2. (bnc#783002)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=783002
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=811934
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2266.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 7571.

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: 66020 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2266

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