Fedora 9 : bind-9.5.0-33.P1.fc9 (2008-6256)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33468


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


9.5.0-P1 release which contains fix for CVE-2008-1447. This update also fixes typo in bind-sdb summary and fixes parsing of inner ACLs.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected bind package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 33468

File Name: fedora_2008-6256.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.25 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/07/10

Modified: 2015/10/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1447

CERT: 800113

IAVA: 2008-A-0045

FEDORA: 2008-6256