Bug 599066 - ISC DHCP 4.1.1-P1 contains a pair of bug fixes including one for a security related bug
ISC DHCP 4.1.1-P1 contains a pair of bug fixes including one for a security r...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: dhcp (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jiri Popelka
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Reported: 2010-06-02 11:45 EDT by Jiri Popelka
Modified: 2010-11-10 15:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: dhcp-4.1.1-11.P1.el6
Doc Type: Rebase: Bug Fixes and Enhancements
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Fixes for [ISC-Bugs #21152] and [ISC-Bugs #21253] (2.07 KB, patch)
2010-06-02 11:45 EDT, Jiri Popelka
jpopelka: review? (vcrhonek)
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Description Jiri Popelka 2010-06-02 11:45:55 EDT
Created attachment 419080 [details]
Fixes for [ISC-Bugs #21152] and [ISC-Bugs #21253]

ISC DHCP 4.1.1-P1 is a patch release of ISC DHCP 4.1.1,
which contains a pair of bug fixes including
one for a security related bug.

- A bug was fixed that could cause the DHCPv6 server to advertise/assign a
  previously allocated (active) lease to a client that has changed subnets,
  despite being on different shared networks.  Dynamic prefixes specifically
  allocated in shared networks also now are not offered if the client has
  moved.  [ISC-Bugs #21152]

! Accept a client id of length 0 while hashing.  Previously the server would
  exit if it attempted to hash a zero length client id, providing attackers
  with a simple denial of service attack.  [ISC-Bugs #21253]

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Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-02 11:50:31 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 2 Jiri Popelka 2010-06-02 13:50:03 EDT
I'm not sure how to reproduce those two bugs.
I was unsuccessful in configuring client to send zero length client ID ([ISC-Bugs #21253]).
send dhcp-client-identifier "";
or something similar into dhclient.conf doesn't work.

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Comment 6 Jiri Popelka 2010-06-04 07:37:43 EDT
Fixed in dhcp-4.1.1-11.P1.el6

Comment 8 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-10 15:11:52 EST
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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