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The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
A flaw was found in the DNS64 implementation in BIND. If a remote
attacker sent a specially crafted query to a named server, named could
exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure. Note that DNS64 support
is not enabled by default. (CVE-2012-5688)
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: 69636 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-5688
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