openSUSE Security Update : bind (openSUSE-SU-2013:1353-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The BIND nameserver was updated to 9.9.3P2 to fix a security issue
where incorrect bounds checking on private type 'keydata' could lead
to a remotely triggerable REQUIRE failure. (CVE-2013-4854, bnc#831899)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-08/msg00039.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=831899

Solution :

Update the affected bind packages.

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: 75123 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4854

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