Fedora 27 : 32:bind / bind-dyndb-ldap / dnsperf (2018-c0f12f789e)

High Nessus Plugin ID 111476


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


Update to bind 9.11.4


- Fix CVE-2018-5738

- Remove named.iscdlv.key

- Make home writeable

- Use invalid shell /bin/false for bind

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected 32:bind, bind-dyndb-ldap and / or dnsperf packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111476

File Name: fedora_2018-c0f12f789e.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/02

Modified: 2018/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:32:bind, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind-dyndb-ldap, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:dnsperf, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5738