SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : bind (SUSE-SU-2015:1480-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 85793

Synopsis

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

Description

The nameserver bind was updated to fix a remote denial of service (crash) attack against bind nameservers doing validation on DNSSEC signed records. (CVE-2015-5722, bsc#944066).

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

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-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp4-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp4-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-bind-12067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp2-bind-12067=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/944066

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5722.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?b019894d

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85793

File Name: suse_SU-2015-1480-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/09/04

Modified: 2015/12/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

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

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-devel, 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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/09/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5722

OSVDB: 126995