Ubuntu 16.04 LTS / 17.10 : dns-root-data update (USN-3715-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 111061
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThis update adds the latest DNSSEC validation trust anchor required for the upcoming Root Zone KSK Rollover and refreshes the list of root hints.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected dns-root-data package.