Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : bind (MDVSA-2009:313-1)

low Nessus Plugin ID 42999
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Synopsis

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Some vulnerabilities were discovered and corrected in bind :

Unspecified vulnerability in ISC BIND 9.4 before 9.4.3-P4, 9.5 before 9.5.2-P1, 9.6 before 9.6.1-P2, 9.7 beta before 9.7.0b3, and 9.0.x through 9.3.x with DNSSEC validation enabled and checking disabled (CD), allows remote attackers to conduct DNS cache poisoning attacks via additional sections in a response sent for resolution of a recursive client query, which is not properly handled when the response is processed at the same time as requesting DNSSEC records (DO). (CVE-2009-4022).

Additionally BIND has been upgraded to the latest point release or closest supported version by ISC.

Update :

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0 customers

Solution

Update the affected bind, bind-devel and / or bind-utils packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 42999

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2009-313.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: local

Published: 12/4/2009

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.6

Temporal Score: 2.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:bind, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:bind-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:bind-utils, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2008.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/3/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4022

BID: 37118

MDVSA: 2009:313-1