This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Security Fix(es) :
- A heap buffer overflow was found in dnsmasq in the code
responsible for building DNS replies. An attacker could
send crafted DNS packets to dnsmasq which would cause it
to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code.
See also :
Update the affected dnsmasq, dnsmasq-debuginfo and / or dnsmasq-utils
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5