FreeBSD : nsd -- buffer overflow vulnerability (37a8603d-4494-11de-bea7-000c29a67389)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38838
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionNLnet Labs :
A one-byte buffer overflow has been reported in NSD. The problem affects all versions 2.0.0 to 3.2.1. The bug allows a carefully crafted exploit to bring down your DNS server. It is highly unlikely that this one byte overflow can lead to other (system) exploits.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.