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-2016-8864 ISC BIND
is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by the improper handling
of responses containing a DNAME answer in db.c or resolver.c. By
sending a recursive response, a remote attacker could exploit this
vulnerability to trigger an assertion failure. ISC BIND is vulnerable
to a denial of service. By sending a specially crafted DNS packet with
malformed options, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability
to trigger an assertion failure.
This plugin has been deprecated to better accommodate iFix
supersedence with replacement plugin aix_bind_advisory14.nasl (plugin
See also :
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0