FreeBSD : powerdns-recursor -- multiple vulnerabilities (dd8f2394-fd08-11de-b425-00215c6a37bb)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 43847


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


PowerDNS Security Advisory reports :

PowerDNS Recursor up to and including can be brought down and probably exploited.

PowerDNS Recursor up to and including can be spoofed into accepting bogus data


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 43847

File Name: freebsd_pkg_dd8f2394fd0811deb42500215c6a37bb.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2010/01/11

Modified: 2014/12/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:powerdns-recursor, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/01/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/01/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4009, CVE-2009-4010

BID: 37650, 37653

CWE: 119