AIX 7.1 TL 3 : bind (IV80189) (deprecated)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88968

Synopsis

This plugin has been deprecated.

Description

ISC BIND is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error in db.c when parsing incoming responses. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to trigger a REQUIRE assertion failure and cause a denial of service.

This plugin has been deprecated to better accommodate iFix supersedence with replacement plugin aix_bind_advisory10.nasl (plugin id 102122).

Solution

n/a

See Also

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/bind_advisory10.asc

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88968

File Name: aix_IV80189.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/02/26

Modified: 2017/08/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:ibm:aix:7.1

Required KB Items: Host/AIX/lslpp, Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/AIX/version

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8000