Vulnerability: Mac OS X DHCP

Secunia Security Advisory warns a vulnerability has been reported in Mac OS X, which can compromise a vulnerable system.

"The vulnerability is caused due to insecure default settings when handling DHCP traffic. The problem is that a vulnerable system will automatically trust information supplied by any LDAP or NetInfo server referenced in a DHCP response," the advisory states.

For information on how to fix this problem, go to http://www.secunia.com/advisories/10295/

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