openSUSE 10 Security Update : bind (bind-4931)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Certain input data could trigger a buffer overflow in the
'inet_network' function of libbind. Applications that use this
function could therefore potentially be crashed or exploited to
execute arbitrary code. Bind itself is not affected though

Solution :

Update the affected bind packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31449 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0122

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