AIX 5.3 TL 12 : bind9 (IV09491)

High Nessus Plugin ID 63699

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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.


An as-yet unidentified network event caused BIND 9 resolvers to cache an invalid record, subsequent queries for which could crash the resolvers with an assertion failure.

Furthermore, AIX BIND 9.4.1 is affected by the following three security vulnerabilities: CVE-2010-0382 - ISC BIND Out-Of-Bailwick Data Handling Error CVE-2010-0097 - ISC BIND Improper DNSSEC NSEC and NSEC3 Record CVE-2009-0025 - BIND OpenSSL DSA_do_verify and EVP_VerifyFinal.


Install the appropriate interim fix.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 63699

File Name: aix_IV09491.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Published: 2013/01/24

Updated: 2019/09/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:ibm:aix:5.3

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/12/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/12/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0025, CVE-2010-0097, CVE-2010-0382, CVE-2011-4313

BID: 33151, 37118, 37865

CWE: 287