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Old 28th January 2011
J65nko J65nko is offline
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Default Update fixes DoS vulnerability in DHCPv6 server


The Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) has released an update to address a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability for the DHCPv6 server. According to the ISC report, when the DHCPv6 server processes a message for an address that was previously declined it can trigger an assert failure resulting in the server crashing.
You don't need to be a genius to debug a pf.conf firewall ruleset, you just need the guts to run tcpdump
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