Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : bind (SSA:2019-171-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 126092

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 a denial-of-service security issue.

Solution

Update the affected bind package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?c6fbc67e

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 126092

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2019-171-01.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2019/06/21

Updated: 2020/01/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

Temporal Score: 5.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/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:slackware:slackware_linux:bind, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/06/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/10/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-6471

SSA: 2019-171-01