Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ldns (MDVSA-2014:085)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 73977


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


Updated ldns packages fix security vulnerability :

ldns-keygen creates a private key with the default permissions according to the users umask, which in most cases will cause the private key to be world-readable (CVE-2014-3209).


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 73977

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-085.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/05/13

Modified: 2014/11/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ldns-utils, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64ldns-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64ldns1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:python-ldns, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3209

BID: 67200

MDVSA: 2014:085