Scientific Linux Security Update : bind97 on SL5.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94193
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 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. (CVE-2016-2848)
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.