SuSE9 Security Update : bind (YOU Patch Number 12060)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

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.

See also :

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12060.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41191 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0122

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