Amazon Linux AMI : bind (ALAS-2016-758)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94183
SynopsisThe remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
DescriptionCVE-2016-2848 bind: assertion failure triggered by a packet with malformed options
A denial of service flaw was found in the way BIND handled packets with malformed options. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make named exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure via a specially crafted DNS packet.
SolutionRun 'yum update bind' to update your system.