openSUSE Security Update : bind (bind-1615)

low Nessus Plugin ID 42949
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The bind DNS server was updated to close a possible cache poisoning vulnerability which allowed to bypass DNSSEC. CVE-2009-4022: CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.6


Update the affected bind packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 42949

File Name: suse_11_0_bind-091127.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/1/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-chrootenv, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-libs-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-utils, 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: 11/27/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4022