Fedora 21 : bind-9.9.6-10.P1.fc21 (2015-12357)

high Nessus Plugin ID 85171

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Include fix for CVE-2015-5477

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected bind package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1247361

http://www.nessus.org/u?d30ea575

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85171

File Name: fedora_2015-12357.nasl

Version: 2.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/3/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bind, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/30/2015

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5477

FEDORA: 2015-12357