SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : bind (SUSE-SU-2015:1205-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 84633

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

bind was updated to fix two security issues :

CVE-2015-1349: A problem with trust anchor management could have caused named to crash (bsc#918330).

CVE-2015-4620: Fix resolver crash when validating (bsc#936476).

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Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-bind=10833

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-bind=10833

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-bind=10833

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-bind=10833

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=918330

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=936476

http://www.nessus.org/u?1cb08179

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-1349/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4620/

http://www.nessus.org/u?89422a08

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 84633

File Name: suse_SU-2015-1205-1.nasl

Version: 2.18

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/07/09

Updated: 2019/09/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:bind, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:bind-chrootenv, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:bind-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:bind-utils, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/02/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1349, CVE-2015-4620

BID: 72673, 75588