This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
An uninitialized data structure use flaw was found in BIND when DNSSEC
validation was enabled. A remote attacker able to send a large number
of queries to a DNSSEC validating BIND resolver could use this flaw to
cause it to exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure.
See also :
Run 'yum update bind' to update your system.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69603 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-3817
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