SuSE 10 Security Update : bind (ZYPP Patch Number 8169)

high Nessus Plugin ID 59552

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

The following issue has been fixed :

- Records with zero length rdata field could have crashed named or disclosed portions of memory to clients.
(CVE-2012-1667)

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 8169.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1667.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59552

File Name: suse_bind-8169.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/18/2012

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/4/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1667