This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A flaw was found in the way BIND handled certain combinations of
resource records. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause a
recursive resolver, or an authoritative server in certain
configurations, to lockup. (CVE-2012-5166)
After installing the update, the BIND daemon (named) will be restarted
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 62555 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-5166