FreeBSD : bind -- buffer overrun vulnerability (947f4b14-1c89-11da-bc01-000e0c2e438a)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

An ISC advisory reports a buffer overrun vulnerability within bind.
The vulnerability could result in a Denial of Service. A workaround is
available by disabling recursion and glue fetching.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b2241933
http://www.isc.org/sw/bind/bind-security.php
http://www.nessus.org/u?4ea6dbd4

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)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21477 (freebsd_pkg_947f4b141c8911dabc01000e0c2e438a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0033

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