Debian DSA-2486-1 : bind9 - denial of service
High Nessus Plugin ID 59764
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that BIND, a DNS server, can crash while processing resource records containing no data bytes. Both authoritative servers and resolvers are affected.
SolutionUpgrade the bind9 packages.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1:9.7.3.dfsg-1~squeeze5.