AIX 5.3 TL 12 : bind (IV81278) (deprecated)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

This plugin has been deprecated.

Description :

ISC BIND is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by improper
bounds checking in apl_42.c. By sending specially crafted Address
Prefix List (APL) data, a remote authenticated attacker could exploit
this vulnerability to trigger an INSIST assertion failure and cause
the named process to terminate.

This plugin has been deprecated to better accommodate iFix
supersedence with replacement plugin aix_bind_advisory11.nasl (plugin
id 102123).

See also :

Solution :


Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90716 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8704

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