FreeBSD : dns/bind9* -- crash on deliberately constructed combination of records (57a700f9-12c0-11e2-9f86-001d923933b6)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

ISC reports :

A deliberately constructed combination of records could cause named to
hang while populating the additional section of a response.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?878b8591

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62489 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5166

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