Oracle Linux 4 : bind (ELSA-2012-1365)

High Nessus Plugin ID 68642


The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Description of changes:

- fix CVE-2012-4244 (Adam Tkac) [orabz 14518]
- fix CVE-2012-5166 (Adam Tkac) [orabz 14518]


Update the affected bind packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 68642

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2012-1365.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/12

Modified: 2015/12/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:bind, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:bind-chroot, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:bind-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:bind-utils, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:4

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleLinux, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/11/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4244, CVE-2012-5166

BID: 55522, 55852