OracleVM 3.3 : bind (OVMSA-2015-0105)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

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

- Fix (CVE-2015-5477)

- Fix (CVE-2015-4620)

- Resolves: 1215687 - DNS resolution failure in high load
environment with SERVFAIL and 'out of memory/success' in
the log

- Fix (CVE-2015-1349)

- Enable RPZ-NSIP and RPZ-NSDNAME during compilation
(#1176476)

- Fix race condition when using isc__begin_beginexclusive
(#1175321)

- Sanitize SDB API to better handle database errors
(#1146893)

- Fix CVE-2014-8500 (#1171974)

- Fix RRL slip behavior when set to 1 (#1112356)

- Fix issue causing bind to hang after reload if using
DYNDB (#1142152)

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2015-July/000353.html

Solution :

Update the affected bind-libs / bind-utils packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85146 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71590
72673
75588

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8500
CVE-2015-1349
CVE-2015-4620
CVE-2015-5477

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