SuSE 11.1 Security Update : bind (SAT Patch Number 4846)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55547


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


A remote Denial of Service vulnerability has been fixed in bind.
Specially crafted packets could cause bind servers (recursive as well as authoritative) to exit.


Apply SAT patch number 4846.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55547

File Name: suse_11_bind-110706.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/07/11

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

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: 2011/07/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2464