SuSE 10 Security Update : bind (ZYPP Patch Number 2517)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29387


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


A security problem was fixed in the ISC BIND nameserver version 9.3.4, which are addressed by this security update.

If recursion is enabled, a remote attacker can dereference a freed fetch context causing the daemon to abort / crash.


Apply ZYPP patch number 2517.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29387

File Name: suse_bind-2517.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/01/25