SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : bind (SAT Patch Numbers 8160 / 8161)

high Nessus Plugin ID 69259


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


A specially crafted query with malicious rdata could have caused a crash (DoS) in named.


Apply SAT patch number 8160 / 8161 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69259

File Name: suse_11_bind-130805.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/8/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1


Risk Factor: High

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: 8/5/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4854