SuSE 10 Security Update : bind,bind-devel,bind-utils (ZYPP Patch Number 3976)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29388


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


The bind nameserver generated predicatable DNS query IDs. Remote attackers could use that to perform DNS poisoning attacks.


Apply ZYPP patch number 3976.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29388

File Name: suse_bind-3976.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/06/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

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: 2007/07/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2926