AIX 6.1 TL 7 : bind9 (IV22555)

High Nessus Plugin ID 63721

Synopsis

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description

Adding records to BIND with zero length rdata fields could result in memory disclosure to client, data corruption or system crash.

Solution

Install the appropriate interim fix.

See Also

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/bind9_advisory4.asc

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 63721

File Name: aix_IV22555.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/01/24

Modified: 2013/03/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 8.5

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

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: 2012/07/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/07/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1667