AIX 7.2 TL 1 : bind (IV93365) (deprecated)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97585


This plugin has been deprecated.

Description ISC BIND is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by the improper handling of responses during recursion. By sending a malformed response to a RTYPE ANY query, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to trigger an assertion failure.

This plugin has been deprecated to better accommodate iFix supersedence with replacement plugin aix_bind_advisory15.nasl (plugin id 102127).



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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 97585

File Name: aix_IV93365.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/03/08

Modified: 2017/08/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:ibm:aix:7.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/03/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/03/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9131