openSUSE Security Update : pdns (openSUSE-SU-2012:0200-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of PowerDNS fixes a Denial of Service flaw which could be
exploited by remote attackers via specially crafted DNS queries
(CVE-2012-0206).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-02/msg00002.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=740255

Solution :

Update the affected pdns packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75992 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0206

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