GLSA-201708-01 : BIND: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201708-01
(BIND: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in BIND. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could send a specially crafted DNS request to the BIND
resolver resulting in a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201708-01

Solution :

All BIND users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-dns/bind-9.11.1_p1'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102531 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9131
CVE-2016-9147
CVE-2016-9444
CVE-2016-9778
CVE-2017-3135
CVE-2017-3136
CVE-2017-3137
CVE-2017-3138
CVE-2017-3140
CVE-2017-3141

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