|CVSS SCORE||5.1, (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
|TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION||TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 17039. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within the parsing of the DHCP options in a DHCP ACK packet. The vulnerability is triggered when the LENGTH of an option, when added to the current read position, exceeds the actual length of the DHCP options buffer. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code on the device.
Google has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: