Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : bind (cve_2011_4313_denial_of)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- query.c in ISC BIND 9.0.x through 9.6.x, 9.4-ESV through
9.4-ESV-R5, 9.6-ESV through 9.6-ESV-R5, 9.7.0 through
9.7.4, 9.8.0 through 9.8.1, and 9.9.0a1 through 9.9.0b1
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(assertion failure and named exit) via unknown vectors
related to recursive DNS queries, error logging, and the
caching of an invalid record by the resolver.
(CVE-2011-4313)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
https://blogs.oracle.com/sunsecurity/entry/cve_2011_4313_denial_of

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 02.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80592 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4313

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