Scientific Linux Security Update : bind on SL5.x, SL6.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94571
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 responses containing a DNAME answer. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make named exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure via a specially crafted DNS response. (CVE-2016-8864)
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.