GLSA-201206-01 : BIND: Multiple vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 59629


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-01 (BIND: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in BIND. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

The vulnerabilities allow remote attackers to cause a Denial of Service (daemon crash) via a DNS query, to bypass intended access restrictions, to incorrectly cache a ncache entry and a rrsig for the same type and to incorrectly mark zone data as insecure.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All bind users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-dns/bind-9.7.4_p1' NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are available since December 22, 2011. It is likely that your system is already no longer affected by this issue.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59629

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201206-01.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Published: 6/21/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:bind, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/2/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3613, CVE-2010-3614, CVE-2010-3615, CVE-2010-3762, CVE-2011-0414, CVE-2011-1910, CVE-2011-2464, CVE-2011-2465, CVE-2011-4313

GLSA: 201206-01