FreeBSD : BIND -- Remote DoS with certain RPZ configurations (4ccee784-a721-11e0-89b4-001ec9578670)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

ISC reports :

Two defects were discovered in ISC's BIND 9.8 code. These defects only
affect BIND 9.8 servers which have recursion enabled and which use a
specific feature of the software known as Response Policy Zones (RPZ)
and where the RPZ zone contains a specific rule/action pattern.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55517 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2465

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