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Bug 571832 (CVE-2015-8605) - <net-misc/dhcp-4.3.3_p1: UDP payload length not properly checked
Summary: <net-misc/dhcp-4.3.3_p1: UDP payload length not properly checked
Alias: CVE-2015-8605
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: A3 [noglsa]
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-01-14 09:51 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2016-11-27 11:15 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-01-14 09:51:48 UTC
From ${URL} :

CVE-2015-8605 is a denial-of-service vector which can potentially be
exploited against ISC DHCP servers, clients, and relays.  All prior 4.x
releases of ISC DHCP are vulnerable.  Additionally, ISC DHCP 3.x may
also be vulnerable, but no testing has been done.

New releases of ISC DHCP, including security fixes for this
vulnerability, are available at:

Release notes can be obtained using the following links:

@maintainer(s): since the fixed package is already in the tree, please let us know if it is ready for the stabilization or not.
Comment 1 Lars Wendler (Polynomial-C) (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-01-14 09:59:22 UTC
Arches please test and mark stable =net-misc/dhcp-4.3.3_p1 with target KEYWORDS:

alpha amd64 arm ~arm64 hppa ia64 ~m68k ~mips ppc ppc64 ~s390 ~sh sparc x86 ~amd64-fbsd ~sparc-fbsd ~x86-fbsd
Comment 2 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-01-14 11:56:32 UTC
amd64 stable
Comment 3 Andreas Schürch gentoo-dev 2016-01-15 13:01:05 UTC
x86 done
Comment 4 Markus Meier gentoo-dev 2016-01-17 11:31:00 UTC
arm stable
Comment 5 Tobias Klausmann (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-01-17 16:13:06 UTC
Stable on alpha.
Comment 6 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-01-17 17:08:10 UTC
ppc stable
Comment 7 Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-01-18 04:53:29 UTC
Stable for HPPA PPC64.
Comment 8 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-03-19 11:37:47 UTC
sparc stable
Comment 9 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-03-20 12:01:48 UTC
ia64 stable.

Maintainer(s), please cleanup.
Security, please add it to the existing request, or file a new one.
Comment 10 Aaron Bauman (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-11-27 11:15:04 UTC
GLSA Vote: No