CVE-2016-1503

Published: 18 April 2016

dhcpcd before 6.10.0, as used in Android 4.x before 4.4.4, 5.0.x before 5.0.2, 5.1.x before 5.1.1, and 6.x before 2016-04-01 and other products, mismanages option lengths, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) via a malformed DHCP response, aka internal bug 26461634.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 9.8

Status

Package Release Status
dhcpcd
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Does not exist

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Does not exist

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needed)
dhcpcd5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (6.10.1-1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(6.10.1-1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(6.10.1-1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needed)