ISC BIND 9.18.0 < 9.18.1 Assertion Failure (CVE-2022-0667)

high Nessus Plugin ID 159111

Synopsis

The remote name server is affected by an assertion failure vulnerability vulnerability.

Description

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-2022-0667 advisory.

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

Solution

Upgrade to ISC BIND version 9.18.1 or later.

See Also

https://kb.isc.org/v1/docs/CVE-2022-0667

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 159111

File Name: bind9_CVE-2022-0667.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: DNS

Published: 3/21/2022

Updated: 3/30/2022

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-0667

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

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: 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-2022-0667

IAVA: 2022-A-0122