DNS Server DNSSEC Aware Resolver

info Nessus Plugin ID 35373
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The remote DNS resolver is DNSSEC-aware.


The remote DNS resolver accepts DNSSEC options. This means that it may verify the authenticity of DNSSEC protected zones if it is configured to trust their keys.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 35373

File Name: dnssec_resolver.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.14

Type: remote

Family: DNS

Published: 1/15/2009

Updated: 11/21/2013

Dependencies: dns_server.nasl

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: DNS/udp/53