Scientific Linux Security Update : bind on SL5.x, SL6.x i386/x86_64

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

Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Security Fix(es) :

- A denial of service flaw was found in the way BIND
handled a query response containing inconsistent DNSSEC
information. A remote attacker could use this flaw to
make named exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure
via a specially crafted DNS response. (CVE-2016-9147)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96562 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9147

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