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FreeBSD Ports: isc-dhcp42-server
FreeBSD Local Security Checks
11 years ago
4 years ago
The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.
The following packages are affected: isc-dhcp42-server isc-dhcp41-server CVE-2011-4539 dhcpd in ISC DHCP 4.x before 4.2.3-P1 and 4.1-ESV before 4.1-ESV-R4 does not properly handle regular expressions in dhcpd.conf, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a crafted request packet.
Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades.