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An out of bound write was discovered in udhcpc when parsing the Domain Search option. An attacker could send a maliciously crafted packet answering a DHCP request triggering a denial of service on the client. request, to overwrite the heap, resulting in crash or remote code execution.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: May 29, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: May 29, 2016

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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