Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : bind (MDVSA-2011:115)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in bind :

Unspecified vulnerability in ISC BIND 9 9.6.x before 9.6-ESV-R4-P3,
9.7.x before 9.7.3-P3, and 9.8.x before 9.8.0-P4 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (named daemon crash) via a
crafted UPDATE request (CVE-2011-2464).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149 products_id=490

The updated packages have been upgraded to bind 9.7.3-P3 which is not
vulnerable to this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55634 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48566

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2464

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