Slackware 13.37 / current : bind (SSA:2011-189-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55704


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New bind packages are available for Slackware 13.37, and -current to fix a security issue.


Update the affected bind package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55704

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2011-189-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/07/28

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:bind, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.37

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2464

BID: 48566

OSVDB: 73605

SSA: 2011-189-01