AIX 7.1 TL 1 : bind9 (IV30367)

High Nessus Plugin ID 63748

Synopsis

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description

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.

Solution

Install the appropriate interim fix.

See Also

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/bind9_advisory5.asc

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 63748

File Name: aix_IV30367.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/01/24

Modified: 2013/03/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

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:7.1

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