CentOS 7 : bind (CESA-2018:2570)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 112164
SynopsisThe remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn update for bind is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security
impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each
vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) is an implementation of the
Domain Name System (DNS) protocols. BIND includes a DNS server
(named); a resolver library (routines for applications to use when
interfacing with DNS); and tools for verifying that the DNS server is
Security Fix(es) :
* bind: processing of certain records when 'deny-answer-aliases' is in
use may trigger an assert leading to a denial of service
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a
CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s)
listed in the References section.
Red Hat would like to thank ISC for reporting this issue. Upstream
acknowledges Tony Finch (University of Cambridge) as the original
SolutionUpdate the affected bind packages.