Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1124-1 dnsmasq -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 06 Oct 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-14491, CVE-2017-14492, CVE-2017-14494.
- More information:
Felix Wilhelm, Fermin J. Serna, Gabriel Campana, Kevin Hamacher, Ron Bowes and Gynvael Coldwind of the Google Security Team discovered several vulnerabilities in dnsmasq, a small caching DNS proxy and DHCP/TFTP server, which may result in denial of service, information leak or the execution of arbitrary code.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 2.62-3+deb7u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your dnsmasq packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS