openSUSE Security Update : bind (openSUSE-2017-114)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for bind fixes the following issues :

- Fix a potential assertion failure that could have been
triggered by a malformed response to an ANY query,
thereby facilitating a denial-of-service attack.
[CVE-2016-9131, bsc#1018700, bsc#1018699]

- Fix a potential assertion failure that could have been
triggered by responding to a query with inconsistent
DNSSEC information, thereby facilitating a
denial-of-service attack. [CVE-2016-9147, bsc#1018701,
bsc#1018699]

- Fix potential assertion failure that could have been
triggered by DNS responses that contain unusually-formed
DS resource records, facilitating a denial-of-service
attack. [CVE-2016-9444, bsc#1018702, bsc#1018699]

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018699
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018700
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018701
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018702

Solution :

Update the affected bind 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: 96621 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9131
CVE-2016-9147
CVE-2016-9444

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