NewStart CGSL MAIN 4.05 : bind Vulnerability (NS-SA-2019-0130)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 127383

Synopsis

The remote machine is affected by a vulnerability.

Description

The remote NewStart CGSL host, running version MAIN 4.05, has bind packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability:

- A denial of service flaw was discovered in bind versions that include the deny-answer-aliases feature. This flaw may allow a remote attacker to trigger an INSIST assert in named leading to termination of the process and a denial of service condition. (CVE-2018-5740)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade the vulnerable CGSL bind packages. Note that updated packages may not be available yet. Please contact ZTE for more information.

See Also

http://security.gd-linux.com/notice/NS-SA-2019-0130

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 127383

File Name: newstart_cgsl_NS-SA-2019-0130_bind.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2019/08/12

Updated: 2019/10/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-5740

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/07/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/01/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5740