FreeBSD : Unbound -- an empty error packet handling assertion failure (dc96ac1f-86b1-11e0-9e85-00215af774f0)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Unbound developer reports :

NLnet Labs was notified of an error in Unbound's code-path for error
replies which is triggered under special conditions. The error causes
the program to abort.

See also :

http://unbound.nlnetlabs.nl/downloads/CVE-2011-1922.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?a1f6f012

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54825 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1922