FreeBSD : BIND -- Remote Denial of Service vulnerability (0b8d01a4-a0d2-11e6-9ca2-d050996490d0)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

ISC reports :

A defect in BIND's handling of responses containing a DNAME answer can
cause a resolver to exit after encountering an assertion failure in
db.c or resolver.c

See also :

https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01434/
http://www.nessus.org/u?048390f0

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94491 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-8864

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