Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : bind (SSA:2018-222-01)

high Nessus Plugin ID 111660
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Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New bind packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and
-current to fix security issues.

Solution

Update the affected bind package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?e0596a0a

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111660

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2018-222-01.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 8/13/2018

Updated: 2/14/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:slackware:slackware_linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:slackware:slackware_linux:bind:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 8/10/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/16/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5740

SSA: 2018-222-01