AIX 6.1 TL 4 : bind9 (IV01118)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 63695

Synopsis

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description

The security status of an NS RRset is not properly determined during a DNSKEY algorithm rollover which can allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service.

Signed negative responses and corresponding RRSIG records in the cache are not properly handled which can allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service.

Solution

Install the appropriate interim fix.

See Also

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/bind9_advisory2.asc

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 63695

File Name: aix_IV01118.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/01/24

Modified: 2013/03/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:ibm:aix:6.1

Required KB Items: Host/AIX/lslpp, Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/AIX/version

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/07/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3613, CVE-2010-3614