Scientific Linux Security Update : bind on SL7.x x86_64

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


Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Security Fix(es) :

- A denial of service flaw was found in the way BIND
handled query responses when both DNS64 and RPZ were
used. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make
named exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure or a
NULL pointer dereference via a specially crafted DNS
response. (CVE-2017-3135)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c09cf62d

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97201 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-3135

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