Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dhcp (MDVSA-2011:022)
High Nessus Plugin ID 51899
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in dhcp :
The DHCPv6 server in ISC DHCP 4.0.x and 4.1.x before 4.1.2-P1, 4.0-ESV and 4.1-ESV before 4.1-ESV-R1, and 4.2.x before 4.2.1b1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and daemon crash) by sending a message over IPv6 for a declined and abandoned address (CVE-2011-0413).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.