Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : bind (MDVSA-2012:152-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in bind :

A nameserver can be caused to exit with a REQUIRE exception if it can
be induced to load a specially crafted resource record

The updated packages have been upgraded to bind 9.7.6-P3 which is not
vulnerable to this issue.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62401 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55522

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4244

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