Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that Bind incorrectly handled certain bad signatures
if multiple trust anchors existed for a single zone. A remote attacker
could use this flaw to cause Bind to stop responding, resulting in a
denial of service. This issue only affected Ubuntu 8.04 LTS and 10.04
Frank Kloeker and Michael Sinatra discovered that Bind incorrectly
handled certain very large RRSIG RRsets included in negative
responses. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause Bind to stop
responding, resulting in a denial of service. (CVE-2011-1910).
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true