dnsmasq < 2.21 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2771
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote host is running dnsmasq, a DHCP and DNS server. The remote version of this software is vulnerable to multiple remote vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host or perform a DNS cache poisoning attack.
SolutionUpgrade to dnsmasq 2.21 or higher.