OracleVM 3.3 : bind (OVMSA-2015-0105)

High Nessus Plugin ID 85146


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


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- Fix (CVE-2015-5477)

- Fix (CVE-2015-4620)

- Resolves: 1215687 - DNS resolution failure in high load environment with SERVFAIL and 'out of memory/success' in the log

- Fix (CVE-2015-1349)

- Enable RPZ-NSIP and RPZ-NSDNAME during compilation (#1176476)

- Fix race condition when using isc__begin_beginexclusive (#1175321)

- Sanitize SDB API to better handle database errors (#1146893)

- Fix CVE-2014-8500 (#1171974)

- Fix RRL slip behavior when set to 1 (#1112356)

- Fix issue causing bind to hang after reload if using DYNDB (#1142152)


Update the affected bind-libs / bind-utils packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85146

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2015-0105.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/07/31

Modified: 2017/02/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:bind-libs, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:bind-utils, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/30

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8500, CVE-2015-1349, CVE-2015-4620, CVE-2015-5477

BID: 71590, 72673, 75588

OSVDB: 115524, 118546, 124233, 125438