openSUSE 10 Security Update : perl-Net-DNS (perl-Net-DNS-3961)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27387
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
Descriptionperl-Net-DNS used sequential IDs for DNS lookups which could cause problem with some programs like spamassassin. It potentially also simplified DNS spoofing attacks against perl-Net-DNS (CVE-2007-3377).
Additionally malformed compressed DNS packets could trigger an endless loop in perl-Net-DNS (CVE-2007-3409).
SolutionUpdate the affected perl-Net-DNS package.