CVE-2009-0692

NameCVE-2009-0692
DescriptionStack-based buffer overflow in the script_write_params method in client/dhclient.c in ISC DHCP dhclient 4.1 before 4.1.0p1, 4.0 before 4.0.1p1, 3.1 before 3.1.2p1, 3.0, and 2.0 allows remote DHCP servers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted subnet-mask option.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1833-1, DSA-1833-2
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian/oldstablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot known to be vulnerable.

The information above is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
dhcp3source(unstable)3.1.2p1-1medium
dhcp3sourceetch3.0.4-13+etch2highDSA-1833-1
dhcp3sourcelenny3.1.1-6+lenny3highDSA-1833-2

Notes

dhcp in etch is not affected.

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