Fedora 10 : bind-9.5.1-3.P3.fc10 / Fedora 11 : bind-9.6.1-4.P1.fc11 (2009-8119)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40428


The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.


Update to the latest release which fixes important security issue.

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: 40428

File Name: fedora_2009-8119.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/30

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:10, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/30

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0696

BID: 35848

FEDORA: 2009-8119

CWE: 16