openSUSE Security Update : dhcp (openSUSE-SU-2011:0098-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75464


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A Denial of Service vulnerability while processing DHCPv6 decline messages hass been fixed. CVE-2011-0413 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected dhcp packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75464

File Name: suse_11_3_dhcp-110203.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dhcp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dhcp-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dhcp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dhcp-relay, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dhcp-server, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2011/02/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0413