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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in ISC BIND :
The query_findclosestnsec3 function in query.c in named in ISC BIND
9.6, 9.7, and 9.8 before 9.8.6-P2 and 9.9 before 9.9.4-P2, and 9.6-ESV
before 9.6-ESV-R10-P2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (INSIST assertion failure and daemon exit) via a crafted DNS
query to an authoritative nameserver that uses the NSEC3 signing
The updated packages for Enterprise Server 5 have been patched to
correct this issue.
The updated packages for Business Server 1 have been upgraded to the
9.9.4-P2 version which is unaffected by this issue.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.3
Public Exploit Available : true