FreeBSD : FreeBSD -- BIND remote denial of service (13031d98-9bd1-11e2-a7be-8c705af55518)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

A flaw in a library used by BIND allows an attacker to deliberately
cause excessive memory consumption by the named(8) process. This
affects both recursive and authoritative servers.

See also :

https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-00871
http://www.nessus.org/u?7021e986

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65840 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58736

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2266

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