openSUSE Security Update : bind (openSUSE-2015-530)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

bind was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2015-5477: Remote DoS via TKEY queries (boo#939567)

Exposure to this issue can not be prevented by either ACLs or
configuration options limiting or denying service because the
exploitable code occurs early in the packet handling.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=939567

Solution :

Update the affected bind packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85187 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5477

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