Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : bind (SSA:2015-209-01)

high Nessus Plugin ID 85043
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VPR Score: 6

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New bind packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, and -current to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected bind package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?eb5b6b3c

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85043

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2015-209-01.nasl

Version: 2.9

Type: local

Published: 7/29/2015

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:bind, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.37, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/28/2015

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5477

SSA: 2015-209-01