openSUSE Security Update : bind (bind-82)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The transaction id and the UDP source port used for DNS queries by the
bind nameserver were predicatable. Attackers could potentially exploit
that weakness to manipulate the DNS cache ('DNS cache poisoning',
CVE-2008-1447).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=396963

Solution :

Update the affected bind packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 39920 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1447

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