RHEL 7 : bind (RHSA-2020:5011)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 142906

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2020:5011 advisory.

- bind: truncated TSIG response can lead to an assertion failure (CVE-2020-8622)

- bind: remotely triggerable assertion failure in pk11.c (CVE-2020-8623)

- bind: incorrect enforcement of update-policy rules of type subdomain (CVE-2020-8624)

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

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-8622

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-8623

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-8624

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:5011

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1869473

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1869477

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1869480

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 142906

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-5011.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/11/13

Updated: 2020/11/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-8624

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7::client, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7::computenode, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7::server, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7::workstation, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-chroot, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-export-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-export-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-libs-lite, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-license, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-lite-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-pkcs11, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-pkcs11-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-pkcs11-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-pkcs11-utils, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-sdb, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-sdb-chroot, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bind-utils

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/11/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/08/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-8622, CVE-2020-8623, CVE-2020-8624

RHSA: 2020:5011

CWE: 400