Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24447
SynopsisThe remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch
DescriptionThe remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:070 (pdns).
Two security problems that have been found in PowerDNS are fixed by this update:
CVE-2006-4251: The PowerDNS Recursor can be made to crash by sending malformed questions to it over TCP potentially executing code.
CVE-2006-4252: Zero second CNAME TTLs can make PowerDNS exhaust allocated stack space and crash.