SuSE 11.1 / 11.2 Security Update : bind (SAT Patch Numbers 6604 / 6605)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The bind nameserver was updated to fix a crash (denial of service)
that might have happened during high DNSSEC validation load.
(CVE-2012-3817)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=772945
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3817.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6604 / 6605 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64113 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3817

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