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The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
It was discovered that BIND, a DNS server, crashes while processing
certain sequences of recursive DNS queries, leading to a denial of
service. Authoritative-only server configurations are not affected by
See also :
Upgrade the bind9 packages.
For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Debian Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 56856 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-4313
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