ISC DHCP security update for Debian
Posted on: 08/11/2011 10:45 AM

ISC DHCP security update has been released for Debian

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2292-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Florian Weimer
August 11, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : isc-dhcp
Vulnerability : denial of service
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2011-2748 CVE-2011-2749

David Zych discovered that the ISC DHCP crashes when processing
certain packets, leading to a denial of service.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 3.1.1-6+lenny6 of the dhcp3 package.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 4.1.1-P1-15+squeeze3 of the isc-dhcp package.

For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution
(sid), this problem will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your ISC DHCP packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/



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