SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : bind (SUSE-SU-2015:1205-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

bind was updated to fix two security issues :

CVE-2015-1349: A problem with trust anchor management could have
caused named to crash (bsc#918330).

CVE-2015-4620: Fix resolver crash when validating (bsc#936476).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/918330
https://bugzilla.suse.com/936476
http://www.nessus.org/u?1cb08179
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-1349.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4620.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?89422a08

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-bind=10833

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-bind=10833

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-bind=10833

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-bind=10833

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84633 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72673
75588

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1349
CVE-2015-4620

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