AIX 7.1 TL 3 : bind9 (IV75693)

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


Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description :

ISC BIND is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error in
the handling of TKEY queries. By sending specially-crafted packets, a
remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a REQUIRE
assertion failure.

See also :

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/bind9_advisory8.asc

Solution :

Install the appropriate interim fix.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85416 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5477

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