SuSE 11 Security Update : bind (SAT Patch Number 1617)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 42956


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


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


Apply SAT patch number 1617.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 42956

File Name: suse_11_bind-091127.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/12/01

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-chrootenv, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-libs-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-utils, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/11/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4022