Scientific Linux Security Update : dnsmasq on SL5.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60462
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThe dnsmasq DNS resolver used a fixed source UDP port. This could have made DNS spoofing attacks easier. dnsmasq has been updated to use random UDP source ports, helping to make DNS spoofing attacks harder.
SolutionUpdate the affected dnsmasq package.