Fedora 23 : glibc-2.22-9.fc23 (2016-0f9e9a34ce)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 89476
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis updates addresses a critical security vulnerability in the DNS resolver related to `AF_UNSPEC` queries with `getaddrinfo` (CVE-2015-7547). In addition, a bug that causes Hesiod lookups to fail with a crash is fixed.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected glibc package.