Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dhcp (MDVSA-2010:226)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50558
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was discovered and corrected in ISC dhcp :
ISC DHCP server 4.0 before 4.0.2, 4.1 before 4.1.2, and 4.2 before 4.2.0-P1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a DHCPv6 packet containing a Relay-Forward message without an address in the Relay-Forward link-address field (CVE-2010-3611).
The updated packages have been upgraded to 4.1.2 which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.