Fedora 8 : bind-9.5.0-23.b1.fc8 (2008-0903)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 30080


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- CVE-2008-0122, libbind.so off-by-one buffer overflow, very low severity

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Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 30080

File Name: fedora_2008-0903.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/01/27

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind-chroot, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind-sdb, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind-utils, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/01/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6283, CVE-2008-0122

FEDORA: 2008-0903

CWE: 189, 200