Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2003-1 isc-dhcp -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 24 Nov 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-2774.
- More information:
An issue has been found in isc-dhcp, a server for automatic IP address assignment.
The number of simultaneous open TCP connections to OMAPI port of the server has to be limited to 200 in order to avoid a denial of service.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 4.3.1-6+deb8u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your isc-dhcp 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