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<glsa id="201409-03">
<title>dhcpcd: Denial of service</title>
<synopsis>A vulnerability in dhcpcd can lead to a Denial of Service
<product type="ebuild">dhcpcd</product>
<announced>September 03, 2014</announced>
<revised>September 03, 2014: 1</revised>
<package name="net-misc/dhcpcd" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">6.4.3</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">6.4.3</vulnerable>
<p>dhcpcd is a fully featured, yet light weight RFC2131 compliant DHCP
<p>A vulnerability has been discovered in dhcpcd. A malicious dhcp server
can set flags as part of the dhcp reply that can cause a Denial of
Service condition.
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker can cause a Denial of Service condition.</p>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
<p>All dhcpcd users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=net-misc/dhcpcd-6.4.3"
<uri link="">CVE-2014-6060</uri>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:16:47 +0000">Zlogene</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:31:47 +0000">Zlogene</metadata>