Scientific Linux Security Update : bind on SL6.x i386/x86_64

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A flaw was found in the way BIND performed DNSSEC validation. An
attacker able to make BIND (functioning as a DNS resolver with DNSSEC
validation enabled) resolve a name in an attacker-controlled domain
could cause named to exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure.

After installing the update, the BIND daemon (named) will be restarted

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85190 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4620

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