openSUSE Security Update : bind (openSUSE-SU-2010:0917-1)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 75436


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A DoS vulnerability in bind's DNSSEC code has been fixed which occured while recursively validating a server. CVE-2010-0213 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected bind packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 75436

File Name: suse_11_3_bind-101027.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-chrootenv, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-libs-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bind-utils, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0213