FreeBSD : c-ares -- DNS Cache Poisoning Vulnerability (70ae62b0-16b0-11dc-b803-0016179b2dd5)
High Nessus Plugin ID 25473
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionSecunia reports :
The vulnerability is caused due to predictable DNS 'Transaction ID' field in DNS queries and can be exploited to poison the DNS cache of an application using the library if a valid ID is guessed.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.