OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : bind (OVMSA-2016-0136)

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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-2016-2776)

- Updated named.ca hints file to the latest version
(#1267991)

- Fix excessive queries caused by DS chasing with stub
zones when DNSSEC is not used (#1227189)

- Added the fixed tarball with configuration to Sources
(Related: #1223359)

- Don't use ISC's DLV by default (#1223359)

- Added support for CAA records (#1252611)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a2850d91
http://www.nessus.org/u?d8a39590

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 : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93792 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2776

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