FreeBSD : bind -- denial of service vulnerability (314830d8-bf91-11e5-96d6-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

ISC reports :

Problems converting OPT resource records and ECS options to text
format can cause BIND to terminate

See also :

https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01336
http://www.nessus.org/u?fdb5f557

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88027 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8705

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