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: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/1/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


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: 11/27/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4022