openSUSE Security Update : bind (openSUSE-SU-2012:0864-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fixed domain name resolving flaw: CVE-2012-1033, bnc#746074

Non-security fixes :

- added TLSA record type

- added wire format lookup method to sdb

- many many bugfixes (see CHANGES for details)

- 9.8.3-P1

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-07/msg00025.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=746074

Solution :

Update the affected bind packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74677 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1033

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