Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2184-1 isc-dhcp -- denial of service
- Date Reported:
- 05 Mar 2011
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 611217.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2011-0413.
- More information:
It was discovered that the ISC DHCPv6 server does not correctly process requests which come from unexpected source addresses, leading to an assertion failure and a daemon crash.
The oldstable distribution (lenny) is not affected by this problem.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 4.1.1-P1-15+squeeze1.
For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 4.1.1-P1-16.
We recommend that you upgrade your isc-dhcp packages.