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601403: CVE-2010-2156 dhcp: remote DoS via zero-length client ID

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

ISC DHCP 4.1 before 4.1.1-P1 and 4.0 before 4.0.2-P1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (server exit) via a zero-length client ID.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2156 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the versions of dhcp as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 dhcp Not affected
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