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VPR Score: 6.1
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for bind fixes the following issues :
Security issues fixed :
CVE-2020-8616: Fixed the insufficient limit on the number of fetches performed when processing referrals (bsc#1171740).
CVE-2020-8617: Fixed a logic error in code which checks TSIG validity (bsc#1171740).
Non-security issue fixed :
Fixed an invalid string comparison in the handling of cookie-secrets (bsc#1161168).
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP5 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2020-1350=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2020-1350=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-1350=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-1350=1