openSUSE Security Update : pdns-recursor (pdns-recursor-1945)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of pdns-rucursor improves the packet parsing code to fix a
possible DNS spoofing vulnerability (CVE-2009-4010) and a remote
buffer overflow that could give the ability to execute arbitrary code
(CVE-2009-4009).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=567990

Solution :

Update the affected pdns-recursor package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44610 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4009
CVE-2009-4010

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