Scientific Linux Security Update : bind on SL6.x i386/x86_64
High Nessus Plugin ID 63191
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA flaw was found in the DNS64 implementation in BIND. If a remote attacker sent a specially crafted query to a named server, named could exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure. Note that DNS64 support is not enabled by default. (CVE-2012-5688)
After installing the update, the BIND daemon (named) will be restarted automatically.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.