This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A flaw was discovered in the way BIND checked the return value of the
OpenSSL DSA_do_verify function. On systems using DNSSEC, a malicious
zone could present a malformed DSA certificate and bypass proper
certificate validation, allowing spoofing attacks. (CVE-2009-0025)
For users of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 this update also addresses a
bug which can cause BIND to occasionally exit with an assertion
After installing theupdate, BIND daemon will be restarted
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60517 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0025
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