openSUSE 10 Security Update : pdns (pdns-5242)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

pdns used predictable random numbers for DNS responses. Therfore
attackers could generate spoofed DNS responses (CVE-2008-1637).

Solution :

Update the affected pdns package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 33089 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1637

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