Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : bind (MDVSA-2011:115)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55634
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was discovered and corrected in bind :
Unspecified vulnerability in ISC BIND 9 9.6.x before 9.6-ESV-R4-P3, 9.7.x before 9.7.3-P3, and 9.8.x before 9.8.0-P4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (named daemon crash) via a crafted UPDATE request (CVE-2011-2464).
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The updated packages have been upgraded to bind 9.7.3-P3 which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.