FreeBSD : bind -- denial of service vulnerability (eaf3b255-5245-11e5-9ad8-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

ISC reports :

Parsing a malformed DNSSEC key can cause a validating resolver to exit
due to a failed assertion in buffer.c. It is possible for a remote
attacker to deliberately trigger this condition, for example by using
a query which requires a response from a zone containing a
deliberately malformed key.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85776 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5722

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