SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : bind (SAT Patch Numbers 8834 / 8835)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update fixes a DoS vulnerability in bind when handling malformed
NSEC3-signed zones. CVE-2014-0591 has been assigned to this issue.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=858639
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0591.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8834 / 8835 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72241 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0591

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