openSUSE Security Update : dhcp (openSUSE-SU-2013:0619-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The ISC dhcp server was updated to fix a denial of service attack via
regular expressions :

- Removed regex.h check from configure in bind sources
(bnc#811934, CVE-2013-2266). Make the bind export
library build output visible.
[dhcp-4.2.4-P2-no-bind-regex-check.CVE-2013-2266.diff]

Also fixed :

- Added dhcp6-server service template for SuSEfirewall2
(bnc#783002)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-04/msg00037.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=783002
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=811934

Solution :

Update the affected dhcp packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74959 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2266

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