Scientific Linux Security Update : dhcp on SL6.x i386/x86_64
High Nessus Plugin ID 109849
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSecurity Fix(es) :
- A command injection flaw was found in the NetworkManager integration script included in the DHCP client packages in Scientific Linux. A malicious DHCP server, or an attacker on the local network able to spoof DHCP responses, could use this flaw to execute arbitrary commands with root privileges on systems using NetworkManager and configured to obtain network configuration using the DHCP protocol. (CVE-2018-1111)
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.