Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that Bind incorrectly handled IXFR transfers and
dynamic updates while under heavy load when used as an authoritative
server. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause Bind to stop
responding, resulting in a denial of service.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true