This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in bind :
BIND 9 nameservers using the DNS64 IPv6 transition mechanism are
vulnerable to a software defect that allows a crafted query to crash
the server with a REQUIRE assertion failure. Remote exploitation of
this defect can be achieved without extensive effort, resulting in a
denial-of-service (DoS) vector against affected servers
The updated packages have been upgraded to bind 9.8.4-P1 which is not
vulnerable to this issue.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true