SuSE 11.2 Security Update : bind (SAT Patch Number 6830)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64114

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The bind nameserver was updated to version 9.6-ESV-R7-P3 to fix a single security problem, where loading a zone file could have caused an assertion (abort) of the named service. (CVE-2012-4244)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 6830.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=780157

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4244.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64114

File Name: suse_11_bind-120916.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/25

Updated: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-chrootenv, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-libs-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:bind-utils, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2012/09/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4244