AIX 6.1 TL 8 : bind (IV78096)
High Nessus Plugin ID 86769
SynopsisThe remote AIX host is missing a security patch.
DescriptionISC BIND is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by the exit of a validating resolver due to an assertion failure in buffer.c. By parsing a malformed DNSSEC key, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service.
SolutionInstall the appropriate interim fix.