Fedora 12 : bind-9.6.1-13.P2.fc12 (2009-12233)

low Nessus Plugin ID 42911


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to 9.6.1-P2 release which contains following fix: * Additional section of response could be cached without successful DNSSEC validation even if DNSSEC validation is enabled

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: Low

ID: 42911

File Name: fedora_2009-12233.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/30/2009

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.6

Temporal Score: 2.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/27/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4022

BID: 37118

FEDORA: 2009-12233