FreeBSD : dnsdist -- multiple vulnerabilities (198d82f3-8777-11e7-950a-e8e0b747a45a)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

PowerDNS Security Advisory reports :

The first issue can lead to a denial of service on 32-bit if a backend
sends crafted answers, and the second to an alteration of dnsdist's
ACL if the API is enabled, writable and an authenticated user is
tricked into visiting a crafted website.

See also :

https://dnsdist.org/security-advisories/index.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?ee636969

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102688 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7069
CVE-2017-7557

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