FreeBSD : bind -- denial of service vulnerability (314830d8-bf91-11e5-96d6-14dae9d210b8)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88027


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


ISC reports :

Problems converting OPT resource records and ECS options to text format can cause BIND to terminate


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88027

File Name: freebsd_pkg_314830d8bf9111e596d614dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/01/21

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C


Base Score: 7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:bind910, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2016/01/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8705