FreeBSD : bind -- denial of service vulnerability (7943e521-f648-11e2-8607-3c970e169bc2)

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 :

ISC reports :

A specially crafted query that includes malformed rdata can cause
named to terminate with an assertion failure while rejecting the
malformed query.

See also :

https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01015/0
http://www.nessus.org/u?ada707c2

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 : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69088 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4854

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