FreeBSD : bind -- denial of service vulnerability (b4578647-c12b-11e5-96d6-14dae9d210b8)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88113


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


ISC reports :

Specific APL data could trigger an INSIST in apl_42.c


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88113

File Name: freebsd_pkg_b4578647c12b11e596d614dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/01/25

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C


Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:bind910, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:bind99, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/01/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8704

FreeBSD: SA-16:08.bind