openSUSE Security Update : bind (openSUSE-SU-2011:1272-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75441


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


specially crafted DNS queries could crash the bind name server (CVE-2011-4313).


Update the affected bind packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75441

File Name: suse_11_3_bind-111117.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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: 2011/11/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4313