Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Micha Krause discovered that Bind did not correctly validate certain
dynamic DNS update packets. An unauthenticated remote attacker could
send specially crafted traffic to crash the DNS server, leading to a
denial of service.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 40417 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0696