FreeBSD : powerdns -- DoS vulnerability (5a5422fd-7e1a-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

PowerDNS is vulnerable to a temporary denial-of-service vulnerability
that can be triggered using a random stream of bytes.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4ec1cbb4
http://doc.powerdns.com/changelog.html#CHANGELOG-2-9-17
http://www.nessus.org/u?a2781dfd

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18945 (freebsd_pkg_5a5422fd7e1a11d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12446

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0428

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