Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : bind (MDKSA-2006:163)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 23907
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability in BIND was discovered where it did not sufficiently verify particular requests and responses from other name servers and users. This could be exploited by sending a specially crafted packet to crash the name server.
Updated packages have been patched to address these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected bind, bind-devel and / or bind-utils packages.