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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201409-03
(dhcpcd: Denial of service)
A vulnerability has been discovered in dhcpcd. A malicious dhcp server
can set flags as part of the dhcp reply that can cause a Denial of
A remote attacker can cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All dhcpcd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/dhcpcd-6.4.3'
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.4
Public Exploit Available : false