Fedora 13 : bind-9.7.3-2.P1.fc13 (2011-7621)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55056

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to 9.7.3-P1 which fixes CVE-2011-1910 :

- large RRSIG RRsets and negative caching can crash named

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected bind package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=708301

http://www.nessus.org/u?c40467d3

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55056

File Name: fedora_2011-7621.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/06/12

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:13

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/05/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1910

FEDORA: 2011-7621