This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A denial of service flaw was found in BIND. A remote attacker could
use this flaw to send a specially crafted DNS query to named that,
when processed, would cause named to crash when rejecting the
malformed query. (CVE-2013-4854)
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: 69165 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-4854