This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
This plugin has been deprecated.
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-2776 ISC BIND
is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an assertion failure
in buffer.c while a nameserver is building responses to a specifically
constructed request. By sending a specially crafted DNS packet, a
remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to make named exit
unexpectedly with an assertion failure. ISC BIND is vulnerable to a
denial of service, caused by an error when lwresd or the named lwres
option is enabled. By sending an overly long request, a remote
attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the daemon to
This plugin has been deprecated to better accommodate iFix
supersedence with replacement plugin aix_bind_advisory13.nasl (plugin
See also :
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8