openSUSE Security Update : dnsmasq (dnsmasq-147)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 39951


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.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 39951

File Name: suse_11_0_dnsmasq-080813.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2015/05/29

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:11.0

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