Fedora 9 : pdns-recursor-3.1.7-2.fc9 (2008-6893)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33770


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Fri Jul 25 2008 Ruben Kerkhof <ruben at rubenkerkhof.com> - 3.1.7-2

- Exclude ppc and ppc64 for now, the build fails randomly

- Fri Jul 25 2008 Ruben Kerkhof <ruben at rubenkerkhof.com> - 3.1.7-1

- Upstream released new version, now with Lua support

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 pdns-recursor package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 33770

File Name: fedora_2008-6893.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/07/31

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3217

FEDORA: 2008-6893

CWE: 189