openSUSE 10 Security Update : dnsmasq (dnsmasq-5512)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33895


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of dnsmasq uses random UDP source ports and a random TRXID now. (CVE-2008-1447)


Update the affected dnsmasq package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 33895

File Name: suse_dnsmasq-5512.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/08/15

Modified: 2016/08/16

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:novell:opensuse:dnsmasq, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/08/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1447

IAVA: 2008-A-0045