OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : bind (OVMSA-2017-0122)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 101252


The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- Fix (CVE-2017-3142, CVE-2017-3143)

- Update root servers and trust anchors (#1458234)


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 101252

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0122.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/07/06

Modified: 2018/01/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-3142, CVE-2017-3143

OSVDB: 160055