ISC BIND 9.16.11 < 9.16.27 / 9.16.11-S1 < 9.16.27-S1 / 9.17.0 < 9.18.1 Vulnerability (CVE-2022-0396)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 159061


The remote name server is affected by a vulnerability vulnerability.


The version of ISC BIND installed on the remote host is prior to tested version. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the CVE-2022-0396 advisory.

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


Upgrade to ISC BIND version 9.16.27 / 9.16.27-S1 / 9.18.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 159061

File Name: bind9_CVE-2022-0396.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: remote

Family: DNS

Published: 3/18/2022

Updated: 9/27/2022

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-0396


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:isc:bind

Required KB Items: bind/version, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/16/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/16/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-0396

IAVA: 2022-A-0122-S