Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 : bind (SSA:2007-026-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New bind packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0,
10.1, 10.2, and 11.0 to fix denial of service security issues.
Versions of bind-9.2.x older than bind-9.2.8, and versions of
bind-9.3.x older than 9.3.4 can be made to crash with malformed local
or remote data.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?aaddf56e

Solution :

Update the affected bind package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24667 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0493
CVE-2007-0494