dnsmasq-utils - Utilities for manipulating DHCP leases

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Main i386
Package filename dnsmasq-utils_2.75-1ubuntu0.16.04.5_i386.deb
Package name dnsmasq-utils
Package version 2.75
Package release 1ubuntu0.16.04.5
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category net
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Download size 8.94 KB
Installed size 41.00 KB
Small utilities to query a DHCP server's lease database and
remove leases from it. These programs are distributed with dnsmasq
and may not work correctly with other DHCP servers.


Package Version Architecture Repository
dnsmasq-utils_2.75-1ubuntu0.16.04.5_amd64.deb 2.75 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
dnsmasq-utils_2.75-1_i386.deb 2.75 i386 Ubuntu Main
dnsmasq-utils_2.75-1_amd64.deb 2.75 amd64 Ubuntu Main
dnsmasq-utils - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4


Name Value
dnsmasq << 2.40


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package dnsmasq-utils_2.75-1ubuntu0.16.04.5_i386.deb
Source Package dnsmasq

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install dnsmasq-utils deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install dnsmasq-utils




2018-07-12 - Marc Deslauriers <marc.deslauriers@ubuntu.com>
dnsmasq (2.75-1ubuntu0.16.04.5) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* trusty-anchors.conf: Update DNSSEC trust anchors
- 05da782f8f45933915af0ef3cc1ba35e31d20c59
2017-10-23 - Christian Ehrhardt <christian.ehrhardt@canonical.com>
dnsmasq (2.75-1ubuntu0.16.04.4) xenial; urgency=medium
* Fix replying prematurely if one of many servers replies REFUSED
(LP: #1726017) by adding two upstream patches.
- 2.76: 4ace25c5d6: Treat REFUSED (not SERVFAIL) as an unsuccessful
upstream response
- 2.77: 68f6312d4b: Stop treating SERVFAIL as a successful response from
upstream servers.
2017-09-26 - Marc Deslauriers <marc.deslauriers@ubuntu.com>
dnsmasq (2.75-1ubuntu0.16.04.3) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: add fixes to correct multiple security issues
- CVE-2017-14491 DNS heap buffer overflow.
- CVE-2017-14492, DHCPv6 RA heap overflow.
- CVE-2017-14493, DHCPv6 - Stack buffer overflow.
- CVE-2017-14494, Infoleak handling DHCPv6 forwarded requests.
- CVE-2017-14495, OOM in DNS response creation.
- CVE-2017-14496, Integer underflow in DNS response creation.
2017-03-27 - Nishanth Aravamudan <nish.aravamudan@canonical.com>
dnsmasq (2.75-1ubuntu0.16.04.2) xenial; urgency=medium
* Add two upstream patches to fix binding to an interface being
destroyed and recreated. LP: #1639776.
+ 2675f2061525bc954be14988d64384b74aa7bf8b
+ 16800ea072dd0cdf14d951c4bb8d2808b3dfe53d
2016-06-14 - Marc Deslauriers <marc.deslauriers@ubuntu.com>
dnsmasq (2.75-1ubuntu0.16.04.1) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service via crafted CNAME (LP: #1581181)
- src/cache.c: fix crash when empty address from DNS overlays A record
from hosts.
- 41a8d9e99be9f2cc8b02051dd322cb45e0faac87
- CVE-2015-8899
2015-07-15 - Simon Kelley <simon@thekelleys.org.uk>
dnsmasq (2.74-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream. (LP: #1468611)
2015-07-07 - Simon Kelley <simon@thekelleys.org.uk>
dnsmasq (2.73-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix behaviour of empty --conf-file (closes: #790341)
2015-06-04 - Simon Kelley <simon@thekelleys.org.uk>
dnsmasq (2.73-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream. (closes: #786996)
* Tweak field width in cache dump to avoid truncating IPv6
addresses. (closes: #771557)
* Add newline at the end of example config file. (LP: #1416895)
* Make Debian package build reproducible. (closes: #777323)
* Add Requires=network.target to systemd unit.
2015-02-11 - Simon Kelley <simon@thekelleys.org.uk>
dnsmasq (2.72-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/systemd.service: switch from Type=dbus to Type=forking.
dnsmasq does not depend on dbus, but Type=dbus systemd services cannot
work without it. (Closes: #769486, #776530)
- debian/init: when called with systemd-exec argument, let dnsmasq
go into the background, so Type=forking can detect when it is ready
* Remove line containing only whitespace in debian/contol.
(closes: #777571)

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