AIX 6.1 TL 7 : bind9 (IV30365)

High Nessus Plugin ID 63746


The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.


If specific combinations of RDATA are loaded into a nameserver, either via cache or an authoritative zone, a subsequent query for a related record will cause named to lock up.


Install the appropriate interim fix.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 63746

File Name: aix_IV30365.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/01/24

Modified: 2013/03/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/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: 2012/10/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/10/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5166