Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : bind (SSA:2012-166-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 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, 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, and -current to
fix security issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f594fca3

Solution :

Update the affected bind package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59507 ()

Bugtraq ID: 51898
53772

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1033
CVE-2012-1667