openSUSE Security Update : pdns (openSUSE-2016-1103)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for pdns fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-5426, CVE-2016-5427: Fix case where crafted
queries can cause unexpected backend load. (boo#998159)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected pdns packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93699 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5426

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now