Fedora 17 : ndjbdns-1.05.5-1.fc17 (2012-20967)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This fixes two of the cache poisoning issue in the DNS resolver -
dnscache.

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=838965
http://www.nessus.org/u?5604fa86

Solution :

Update the affected ndjbdns package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63378 ()

Bugtraq ID: 33818

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4392

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