GLSA-201401-34 : BIND: Denial of Service

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201401-34
(BIND: Denial of Service)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in BIND. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker may be able to cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201401-34.xml

Solution :

All BIND users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-dns/bind-9.9.4_p2'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72208 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55852
56817
57556
58736
60338
61479
64801

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5166
CVE-2012-5688
CVE-2012-5689
CVE-2013-2266
CVE-2013-3919
CVE-2013-4854
CVE-2014-0591