Fedora 17 : bind-9.9.2-2.fc17 / bind-dyndb-ldap-1.1.0-0.15.rc1.fc17 / dhcp-4.2.4-16.P2.fc17 / etc (2012-15965)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Update to the latest BIND packages to fix CVE-2012-5166 and
incorporate other fixes from upstream. Packages dhcp, bind-dyndb-ldap
and dnsperf were rebuilt.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864273
http://www.nessus.org/u?e2882cb3
http://www.nessus.org/u?6aae8434
http://www.nessus.org/u?7c6e080a
http://www.nessus.org/u?836d7ae9

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62646 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55852

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5166

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