openSUSE Security Update : bind (bind-1146)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted ddns update packets could trigger an exception in
bind causing it to exit. The attack works if BIND is master for a zone
even if ddns is not configured (CVE-2009-0696).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=526185

Solution :

Update the affected bind packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40444 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0696

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