SuSE9 Security Update : dhcp-client (YOU Patch Number 12447)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 41310
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThe DHCP client (dhclient) could be crashed by a malicious DHCP server sending an overlong subnet field. Under some circumstances remote code execution might be possible by exploiting the resulting buffer overflow. This issue has been tracked by CVE-2009-0692.
SolutionApply YOU patch number 12447.