Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : dhcpcd (MDKSA-2005:117)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19191
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
Description'infamous42md' discovered that the dhcpcd DHCP client could be tricked into reading past the end of the supplied DHCP buffer, which could lead to the daemon crashing.
The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected dhcpcd package.