Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : bind (MDVSA-2011:176-2)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in bind :

Cache lookup could return RRSIG data associated with nonexistent
records, leading to an assertion failure. [ISC RT #26590]

The updated packages have been upgraded to bind 9.7.4-P1 and 9.8.1-P1
which is not vulnerable to this issue.

Update :

Packages provided for Mandriva Enterprise Server 5.2 and Mandriva
Linux 2010.2 with the MDVSA-2011:176 and MDVSA-2011:176-1 advisory had
wrong release numbers effectively preventing installation without
excessive force due previous packaging mistakes. This advisory
provides corrected packages to address the problem.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56858 ()

Bugtraq ID: 50690

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4313