This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A security issue was identified and fixed in ISC DHCP :
libdns in ISC DHCP 4.2.x before 4.2.5-P1 allows remote name servers to
cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via vectors involving a
regular expression, as demonstrated by a memory-exhaustion attack
against a machine running a dhcpd process, a related issue to
The updated packages have upgraded to the 4.2.5-P1 version which is
not vulnerable to this issue
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : false