Scientific Linux Security Update : bind on SL6.x i386/x86_64

High Nessus Plugin ID 125979


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Security Fix(es) :

- bind: Limiting simultaneous TCP clients is ineffective (CVE-2018-5743)


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 125979

File Name: sl_20190617_bind_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/06/18

Updated: 2019/06/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/06/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5743