Scientific Linux Security Update : bind on SL5.x, SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64
High Nessus Plugin ID 93797
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSecurity Fix(es) :
- A denial of service flaw was found in the way BIND constructed a response to a query that met certain criteria. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make named exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure via a specially crafted DNS request packet. (CVE-2016-2776)
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.