SuSE 11.1 Security Update : bind (SAT Patch Number 5462)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for bind fixes the issue that specially crafted DNS
queries could crash the bind name server. (CVE-2011-4313)

Additionally, a syntax check warning for include files as that one is
failing on every include file that only provides a snippet for the
overall configuration has been removed.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=727495
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=730995
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4313.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5462.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57091 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4313

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