openSUSE Security Update : pdns (openSUSE-2016-1004)
High Nessus Plugin ID 93064
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for pdns fixes the following issues :
- CVE-2016-6172: malicious primary DNS servers can crash secondaries through large transfers (boo#987872)
As mitigation, the xfr-max-received-mbytes config option was added, defaulting to to 100 (MB).
SolutionUpdate the affected pdns packages.