GLSA-201301-04 : dhcpcd: Arbitrary code execution
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 63438
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201301-04 (dhcpcd: Arbitrary code execution)
A vulnerability has been discovered in dhcpcd. Please review the CVE identifier referenced below for details.
The vulnerability might allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the DHCP client.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll dhcpcd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/dhcpcd-5.2.12'