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Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:openSUSE: Security Advisory for bind (openSUSE-SU-2017:1063-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'bind'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'bind'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
This update for bind fixes the following issues:

CVE-2017-3137 (bsc#1033467): Mistaken assumptions about the ordering of
records in the answer section of a response containing CNAME or DNAME
resource records could have been exploited to cause a denial of service of
a bind server performing recursion.

CVE-2017-3136 (bsc#1033466): An attacker could have constructed a query
that would cause a denial
of service of servers configured to use DNS64.

CVE-2017-3138 (bsc#1033468): An attacker with access to the BIND control
channel could have caused the server to stop by triggering an assertion

CVE-2016-6170 (bsc#987866): Primary DNS servers could have caused a denial
of service of secondary DNS servers via a large AXFR response. IXFR
servers could have caused a denial of service of IXFR clients via a large
IXFR response. Remote authenticated users could have caused a denial of
service of primary DNS servers via a large UPDATE message.

CVE-2016-2775 (bsc#989528): When lwresd or the named lwres option were
enabled, bind allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(daemon crash) via a long request that uses the lightweight resolver

One additional non-security bug was fixed:

The default umask was changed to 077. (bsc#1020983)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update project.

Affected Software/OS:
bind on openSUSE Leap 42.2, openSUSE Leap 42.1

Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-2775
BugTraq ID: 92037
RedHat Security Advisories: RHBA-2017:0651
RedHat Security Advisories: RHBA-2017:1767
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:2533
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-6170
BugTraq ID: 91611
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-3136
BugTraq ID: 97653
Debian Security Information: DSA-3854 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1095
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1105
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1699 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1701 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-3137
BugTraq ID: 97651
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1582
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1583
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-3138
BugTraq ID: 97657
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