SUSE SLES11 Security Update : dhcp (SUSE-SU-2018:0810-2)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118346
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for dhcp fixes the following issues :
Security issues fixed :
CVE-2018-5733: reference count overflow in dhcpd (bsc#1083303).
CVE-2018-5732: buffer overflow in dhclient (bsc#1083302).
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch slessp3-dhcp-13533=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch sleposp3-dhcp-13533=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-dhcp-13533=1