Kea 0.9.2-P1 Release Notes
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= Kea 0.9.2-P1, December 22 2015, Release Notes =
Welcome to Kea 0.9.2-P1. This release addresses a critical vulnerability
in Kea 0.9.2 which causes the DHCPv4 and DHCPv6 servers to crash if they
process a malformed packet from a client
Version 0.9.2-P1 adds the following security fixes to Kea:
* It addresses issues with DHCPv4 and DHCPv6 servers described in CVE-2015-8373
Version 0.9.2-P1 adds the following features to Kea:
Users running Kea 0.9.2 are strongly advised to migrate to Kea 0.9.2-P1.
== Download ==
The kea-0.9.2-P1 sources may be downloaded from:
A PGP signature of the distribution is at
The signature was generated with the ISC code signing key which is available at
We'd like users of this software to please let us know how it worked for
you and what operating system you tested on. Feel free to share your
configuration or use case. Also, we would like to hear whether the
documentation is adequate and accurate (please open tickets for documentation
omissions and errors). We want to hear from you even if everything worked.
== Support ==
Professional support is available with the purchase of an annual support
subscription from ISC. Free best-effort support is provided by our user
community via a mailing list. Information on all public ISC email lists
is available at
If you have any comments or questions about working with Kea, please
share them to the Kea Users List https://lists.isc.org/mailman/listinfo/kea-users.
Bugs and feature requests may be submitted via the ticket tracking system at
== Changes ==
The following summarizes changes and important upgrade notes since the previous
release (0.9.2). (See the git history for more details and additional development.)
989. [bug] tomek
Improved handling of incoming packets with invalid client-id and DUID.
(Trac #4206_0.9.2, git aeed14f1966a5436d1bf7740eacd2cee2995dbe1)
Thank you again to everyone who assisted us in making this release possible.
If you would like to contribute to ISC to assist us in continuing to make
quality open source software, please visit our donations page at
We look forward to receiving your feedback.
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