AIX 6.1 TL 9 : bind (IV78091)

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 the exit of a
validating resolver due to an assertion failure in buffer.c. By
parsing a malformed DNSSEC key, a remote attacker could exploit this
vulnerability to cause a denial of service.

See also :

Solution :

Install the appropriate interim fix.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86765 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5722

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