OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : bind (OVMSA-2017-0100)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100090

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 DNSKEY that encountered a CNAME (#1447869, ISC change 3391)

- Fix CVE-2017-3136 (ISC change 4575)

- Fix CVE-2017-3137 (ISC change 4578)

- Fix and test caching CNAME before DNAME (ISC change 4558)

- Fix CVE-2016-9147 (ISC change 4510)

- Fix regression introduced by CVE-2016-8864 (ISC change 4530)

- Restore SELinux contexts before named restart

- Use /lib or /lib64 only if directory in chroot already exists

- Tighten NSS library pattern, escape chroot mount path

- Fix (CVE-2016-8864)

- Do not change lib permissions in chroot (#1321239)

- Support WKS records in chroot (#1297562)

- Do not include patch backup in docs (fixes #1325081 patch)

- Backported relevant parts of [RT #39567] (#1259923)

- Increase ISC_SOCKET_MAXEVENTS to 2048 (#1326283)

- Fix multiple realms in nsupdate script like upstream (#1313286)

- Fix multiple realm in nsupdate script (#1313286)

- Use resolver-query-timeout high enough to recover all forwarders (#1325081)

Solution

Update the affected bind-libs / bind-utils packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2017-May/000692.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2017-May/000693.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 100090

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0100.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Published: 2017/05/10

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:bind-utils, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.4

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleVM/release, Host/OracleVM/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/05/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/11/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-8864, CVE-2016-9147, CVE-2017-3136, CVE-2017-3137