GLSA-201502-03 : BIND: Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201502-03
(BIND: Multiple Vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in BIND. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker can cause a denial of service condition by the lack of
GeoIP databases, or via a large or infinite number of referrals.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All bind users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-dns/bind-9.10.1_p1'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81226 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71590

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3214

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