openSUSE Security Update : bind (openSUSE-SU-2011:0788-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A remote Denial of Service vulnerability has been fixed in bind.
Specially crafted packets could cause bind servers (recursive as well
as authoritative) to exit. CVE-2011-2464 has been assigned to this
issue.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-07/msg00019.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=703907

Solution :

Update the affected bind packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75440 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48566

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2464

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