Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : bind (cve_2012_4244_denial_of)
High Nessus Plugin ID 80594
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
DescriptionThe remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :
- ISC BIND 9.x before 9.7.6-P3, 9.8.x before 9.8.3-P3, 9.9.x before 9.9.1-P3, and 9.4-ESV and 9.6-ESV before 9.6-ESV-R7-P3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and named daemon exit) via a query for a long resource record. (CVE-2012-4244)
SolutionUpgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 12.4.