CVE-2018-5732 dhcp: Buffer overflow in dhclient possibly allowing code execution triggered by malicious server

CVE ID

CVE-2018-5732

DESCRIPTION

An out-of-bound memory access flaw was found in the way dhclient processed a DHCP response packet. A malicious DHCP server could potentially use this flaw to crash dhclient processes running on DHCP client machines via a crafted DHCP response packet.

CVSS3 Base Score    7.5

RESOLUTION

 Apply Unitrends security update v10.26 from 03/09/2018 or later,
    containing dhclient-4.1.1-53.P1.el6.centos.1
 

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