FreeBSD : dns/bind9* -- servers using DNS64 can be crashed by a crafted query (2892a8e2-3d68-11e2-8e01-0800273fe665)
High Nessus Plugin ID 63159
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionISC reports :
BIND 9 nameservers using the DNS64 IPv6 transition mechanism are vulnerable to a software defect that allows a crafted query to crash the server with a REQUIRE assertion failure. Remote exploitation of this defect can be achieved without extensive effort, resulting in a denial-of-service (DoS) vector against affected servers.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.