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 :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=998159

Solution :

Update the affected pdns packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93699 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5426
CVE-2016-5427

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