OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : bind (OVMSA-2016-0136)

high Nessus Plugin ID 93792

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Synopsis

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

Description

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

- Fix (CVE-2016-2776)

- Updated named.ca hints file to the latest version (#1267991)

- Fix excessive queries caused by DS chasing with stub zones when DNSSEC is not used (#1227189)

- Added the fixed tarball with configuration to Sources (Related: #1223359)

- Don't use ISC's DLV by default (#1223359)

- Added support for CAA records (#1252611)

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?a2850d91

http://www.nessus.org/u?d8a39590

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 93792

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0136.nasl

Version: 2.15

Type: local

Published: 9/29/2016

Updated: 1/4/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/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, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.4

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: 9/28/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/28/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2776

IAVA: 2017-A-0004